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The Private War of Major Benson

Directed by Jerry Hopper
United States, 1955
Comedy, Family, Romance

Synopsis

A Major noted for advancing with his mouth before thinking is given a choice: to be drummed out of the Army, or take command of and shape up the ROTC program at Sheridan Academy before it fails its next inspection.

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The Private War of Major Benson Directed by Jerry Hopper

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1956 | Nominee: Best Writing, Motion Picture Story