Hail, Hero! is a 1944 American comedy film directed by Charles Lamont and starring Donald O'Connor, Martha Raye, and Wally Brown. The film is about a group of soldiers who are sent to a small town in the Midwest to help with the war effort. The soldiers soon find themselves in over their heads when they are mistaken for heroes by the townspeople. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $3 million at the box office. It was nominated for two Academy Awards, Best Original Song ("I'll Walk Alone") and Best Sound Recording.

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Hail, Hero! (1969)

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Hail, Hero! is a 1944 American comedy film directed by Charles Lamont and starring Donald O'Connor, Martha Raye, and Wally Brown. The film is about a group of soldiers who are sent to a small town in the Midwest to help with the war effort. The soldiers soon find themselves in over their heads when they are mistaken for heroes by the townspeople. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $3 million at the box office. It was nominated for two Academy Awards, Best Original Song ("I'll Walk Alone") and Best Sound Recording.

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Michael Douglas

Carl Dixon
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Arthur Kennedy

Albert Dixon
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Teresa Wright

Santha Dixon
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John Larch

Mr. Conklin
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Charles Drake

Senator Murchiston
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Mercer Harris

Jimmy
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Deborah Winters

Becky
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Peter Strauss

Frank Dixon
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Mario Alcalde

Congressman Arcado
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Walter Baldwin

Nat Winder
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Peter Brocco

Old Man #1
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Virginia Christine

Eleanor Murchiston
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Marjorie Eaton

Carl's Aunt
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James Griffith

Painter #2
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Louise Latham

Miss Mirabel
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Heather Menzies-Urich

Molly Adams (as Heather Menzies)
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Burt Mustin

Old Man #2
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Dorothy Neumann

Carl's Aunt
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James Nusser

Max
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John Qualen

Billy Hurd
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Amy Stuart

Rhetha
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Renee Tetro

Tinky
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Charles Wagenheim

Painter #1
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Lucas White

Jeff
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Carmen Zapata

Juana
Crew
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David Miller

Director
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David Manber

Writer
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John Weston

Writer
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