The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Lieutenant Wore Skirts (1956)





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Role reversal provides the basis of this farce when an old war horse, now a TV writer and his wife an ex-WAC find themselves called up to fight in the new war. Trouble ensues when he is rejected for medical reasons, but his wife is accepted. Now he must serve as a military wife while his real wife is out on patrol. In between his daily household chores, he attempts to cook up schemes to get her out of the military. Unfortunately, every scheme he comes up with fails until he manages to impregnate his wife.

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Tom Ewell
as Gregory Whitcomb
Sheree North
as Katy Whitcomb
Rick Jason
as Captain Barney Sloan
Rita Moreno
as Sandra Gaxton
Les Tremayne
as Henry Gaxton
Alice Reinheart
as Capt. Briggs
Gregory Walcott
as Lt. Sweeney
Jean Willes
as Joan Sweeney
Sylvia Lewis
as Takitoff
Edward Platt
as Maj. Dunning
Arthur Q. Bryan
as Mr. Curtis
Keith Vincent
as Delivery Boy
Joe Locke
as Roger Wilkins
Bette Arlen
as WAF Officer
Maury Hill
as Officer at Gate
Janice Carroll
as WAF Sergeant
Pat Marshall
as Chorus Girl
Helene Marshall
as Mildred Walkins
Sam Bagley
as Comedian
Marjorie Stapp
as Mother in Laundromat
Suzanne Ridgway
as Hula Dancer
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All Critics (1)

The plot is a formula job but much of the movie is amusing stuff in spite of that.

November 12, 2019 | Full Review…

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