The Windjammer (1945)

11/13/1945 (US) MusicComedy 56m
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Don't Miss Bob Burns At His Funniest!

Overview

Scott Elliott, a discharged WWII Navy officer and a film executive in civilian life, passes through a small Arkansas town, and meets Bob Burns, a farmer, and his daughter. As a film executive prior to the war, Elliott always had the thought that he could make animals talk on the screen, and when he tells this to Bob, he heartily agrees. They form a partnership whereby Elliott will handle the technical aspects, and Bob will write the dialogue for the talking animals. They go to Hollywood, where they start work on the film with the financial help of a producer. However, when half of the scenes are completed, they run the scenes for the producer, who walks out and refuses to put any more money in the project.

  1. Justin Herman

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Lew Landers

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bob Burns

    Bob Burns

    Bob Burns

  2. Gale Robbins

    Gale Robbins

    Bob's Daughter

  3. Scott Elliott

    Scott Elliott

    Navy Lieutenant

  4. Kenneth MacDonald

    Kenneth MacDonald

    Producer

  5. Ida Moore

    Ida Moore

    Grandmother

  6. Eddie Kane

    Theatre Owner

  7. Danny Duncan

    Grandfather

  8. Sam Flint

    Sam Flint

    Arkansas Banker

Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Original Language English

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Content Score

56

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