Film: The Wackiest Ship In The Army
The Wackiest Ship in the Army is a 1960 film starring Jack Lemmon and Ricky Nelson as two men manning the USS Echo alongside a fairly (at first) incompetent crew as they sail to Japan in hopes of studying enemy tactics.
This movie contains examples of:
- Artistic License – Military: Right in the title!
- The Captain: Poor Lt. Rip Crandall.
- Got Volunteered: One guy early on.
- His Name Really Is Barkeep: A.J. Sparks, Radioman.
- Non-Indicative Name: Not quite the laugh out loud comedy we were promised; technically it's a comedy-drama.
- Recycled: The Series: There was one made in 1965.
- Spy Ship
- Vehicle Title
- World War II