Hail The Conquering Hero

The premier comedy writer-director of 1940s Hollywood strikes again! Preston Sturges satirizes home-front American patriotism run amuck during WWII. All the sacred cows of the era--heroic fathers, loving moms, battle fatigue--are milked for laughs in this fastpaced comedy. Sad sack Woodrow Lafayette Pershing Truesmith (Bracken) desperately wants to live...read more