A hilarious and heartfelt military comedy-drama co-directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, Mister Roberts stars Henry Fonda as an officer who's yearning for battle but is stuck in the backwaters of World War II on a noncommissioned Navy ship run by the bullying Capt. Morton (James Cagney). Jack Lemmon enjoys a star-making turn as the freewheeling Ensign Pulver, and William Powell stars as the ship's doctor in his last screen role. Based on the 1946 novel with the same name, by Thomas Heggen, and the 1948 Broadway play, written by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan. Henry Fonda also starred in the original Broadway production. Warner Bros. didn't want Fonda to star in the film, as they thought he was too old, and had been a stage player for so long (8 years), that he no longer was box office material. However, John Ford insisted on Fonda and the company eventually agreed.
Borhan K (ca) wrote: Why did I get married is the first in the line of Tyler Perry's Why did I get married movies. It was a good story that tells a story of the ups and downs of marriage between 3 to 4 couples. This first part actually sets up quite nicely for the second part that I enjoyed way more. If you like Tyler Perry and Janet Jackson going back to her acting routes then you will enjoy this. Although this movie states it's PG 13 I say that parents should be watching this with the younger audience..
Yey C (gb) wrote: FELL IN LOVE W THE BOOK...WAAASSS YA LA VI
Lee Ann L (jp) wrote: Was a bit too cutesy for me, but with both Michael Weatherly and Christian Kane, you at least have great eye candy!
Gerhard J (de) wrote: Should this even be classified as a comedy when I did not laugh once throughout the entire film?
Private U (ca) wrote: aaaa no es la que busco es en la que Sean Conery hace la voz del Dragon
Georgios L (au) wrote: I watched this last night and it only caught my attention because I lost the first 15 minutes and that made it a lot more mysterious than it actually is. This is a very predictable story that is only salvaged by Swinton's great acting and some lovely cinematography. Avoid unless you really like Tilda Swinton or have nothing better to do.
bel C (fr) wrote: "Simn del Desierto" (1965) 3/5
Jason S (us) wrote: movie based on tv show not funny at all
Kevin S (ag) wrote: David Garrett is gonna play Paganini!!!! SO EXCITED FOR THIS MOVIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :D :D :D :D