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Buck Privates(1941)

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Brief Synopsis

Two small-time con artists enlist in the Army to avoid the police.

Cast & Crew

Arthur Lubin Director
Lee Bowman Randolph Parker III
Alan Curtis Bob Martin
Bud Abbott Slicker [Smithy] Smith
Lou Costello Herbie Brown
The Andrews Sisters Patty, Maxene, LaVerne [Themselves]
Jane Frazee Judy Gray
Nat Pendleton Sgt. Michael Collins
Samuel S. Hinds Major General Emerson
Harry Strang Sgt. Callahan
Nella Walker Mrs. Parker, II
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Company, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording) Production Co:  Universal Pictures Company, Inc.
Duration(mins):  82 or 84 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,566    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Acting Like A Child

    J. D. Jitters 2016-01-23

    My own impression is that Bud Abbott and Lou Costello were popular because of Lou acting like a child, I was growing in the forties and to see a grown man... MORE>

  • the best

    musty 2015-09-14

    Seeing i grow up in Paterson N.j and only lived 1 block from his home Costello was one and no the best in his field there will never be a team like bud and... MORE>

  • Funny, funny, funny!

    Gibbs 2012-11-06

    Watch the movie! Laugh, laugh, laugh. Abbott & Costello will keep you in stitches. These guys knew how to entertain. Forget the plot and have a good... MORE>