South Sea Woman

  • 1953
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, War

A silly but likeable WW II comedy which opens as a young Marine, Lancaster, faces a court martial. Through testimony we learn the strange series of events that have catapulted Lancaster into his predicament. Two weeks before the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor, Lancaster went AWOL in an effort to stop his buddy Connors from marrying Mayo, a girl who works...read more

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South Sea Woman - Official Trailer
02:23 — The Flame and the Arrow co-stars Burt Lancaster and Virginia Mayo reunited for this spirited mix of adventure and comedy. Lancaster stars as a Marine (more…)

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Thu Nov 30 11:00am
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A marine faces a court martial for desertion after he and a fellow soldier endure many adventures while trying to make it from Shanghai to Pearl Harbor before the Japanese attack.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A silly but likeable WW II comedy which opens as a young Marine, Lancaster, faces a court martial. Through testimony we learn the strange series of events that have catapulted Lancaster into his predicament. Two weeks before the Japanese bombing of Pearl H… (more)

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