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Neil Simon's Biloxi blues [electronic resource].

Nichols, Mike. (Added Author). Stark, Ray. (Added Author). Simon, Neil (Added Author). Broderick, Matthew, 1962- (Added Author). Walken, Christopher, 1943- (Added Author). Butler, Bill, 1931- (Added Author). Delerue, Georges, 1925-1992 (Added Author). Sylbert, Paul, 1928- (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Matthew Broderick, Christopher Walken. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 97 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: Universal Pictures , 1988.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Mike Nichols.
Participant or Performer Note:
Matthew Broderick, Christopher Walken.
Summary, etc.:
Matthew Broderick stars as a naive army recruit looking for action - though not the battle kind - in Neil Simon's hilarious comedy about boot camp during WWII. The year is 1943 and Eugene Morris Jerome (Broderick) finds himself far from the comforts of his Brooklyn home after being sent to basic training in Biloxi, Mississippi. Expecting the army to be dolls, doughnuts and USO dances, he instead encounters a tough drill sergeant (Christopher Walken) and a platoon of often hostile recruits. Armed with only his sense of humor, Eugene is determined to leave camp with everything he came in with... except his virginity, in this light-hearted look at one man's determined plan to march to his own beat.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG-13.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Basic training (Military education) > Mississippi > Biloxi > Drama.
Military training camps > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.

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