Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

8/10 NR

Hail The Conquering Hero (1944) Synopsis

Having been discharged from the Marines for a hayfever condition before ever seeing action, Woodrow Lafayette Pershing Truesmith (Eddie Bracken) delays the return to his hometown, feeling that he is a failure. While in a moment of melancholy, he meets up with a group of Marines who befriend him and encourage him to return home to his mother by fabricating a story that he was wounded in battle with honorable discharge.

Rated

Hail The Conquering Hero (1944) Casts

Eddie Bracken
Eddie Bracken

Woodrow Truesmith

Raymond Walburn
Raymond Walburn

Mayor Everett D. Noble

William Demarest
William Demarest

Sgt. Heppelfinger

Franklin Pangborn
Franklin Pangborn

Reception Committee Chairman

Elizabeth Patterson
Elizabeth Patterson

Martha - Libby's Aunt