Hollywood Canteen Poster

Release Date: 1944

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 4 min

Plot Summary
On medical leave in Los Angeles to recover from injuries sustained on the Pacific front, Cpl. Slim Green (Robert Hutton) and Sgt. Nolan (Dane Clark) discover the Hollywood Canteen, a USO-inspired club staffed entirely by Hollywood stars. The Canteen's co-founder, the legendary Bette Davis, learns of Corporal Green's crush on actress Joan Leslie and conspires to introduce them. When Green becomes the Canteen's lucky 1 millionth visitor, he's surprised by a date with Leslie and a night of luxury.

Cast: Robert Hutton, Joan Leslie, Dane Clark, Bette Davis, John Garfield, Janis Paige, Joan Crawford, Ida Lupino

Director: Delmer Daves

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Cheeky, Love, Lighthearted, Sacrifice, Los Angeles, Soldier, 1940s


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