What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?
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What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?
In this service comedy set during World War II, Capt. Cash (Dick Shawn) and Lt. Christian (James Coburn) are given orders to invade a small but strategically important village in Sicily. To their surprise, none of the natives offer the slightest resistance to the Americans taking over their town, who present only one stipulation -- the main event on the town's annual social calendar, a football match followed by a wine festival, is scheduled to happen in a few days. If the Americans would be kind enough to let them have their party, they'll hand over the town without a fight. Cash and… More

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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"War as fun in this service comedy by director Blake Edwards."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Cheerfully nihilistic WWII spoof"
‑ Carol Cling, Las Vegas Review-Journal
"Tasteless shambles of a comedy."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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