The Wackiest Ship in the Army
The Wackiest Ship in the Army (1960)

Hijinks and spyjinks lighten this effective comedy by Richard Murphy, based -- very loosely -- on an actual incident in World War II. The place is somewhere in the Pacific and the not-so-good ship USS Echo, captained by the comic Lt. Rip… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 29, 1960
DVD Release Date: October 12, 2004
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A muddled WW2 slapstick comedy.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Passable service comedy featuring Rick Nelson.

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Aj V
This movie isn't as wacky as it sounds, it's actually kind of boring and stupid. I didn't care much for it, but it's not that bad either.… More
Byron Brubaker
Nothing new from Lemmon here. This is not an example of the military being a good source of humor. Nelson is stiff. The movie can be compared to the junker… More