I Was a Male War Bride

Capt. Rochard is a French officer who marries an American female lieutenant, Catherine. All is blissful until Rochard tries to accompany his wife back to the States. Now, Rochard must impersonate a woman in order to join his new bride.
Netflix Rating: 3.7
Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 79%
Critics' score: 79   Audience score: 70   Rotten Tomatoes page
Top Rotten Tomatoes Critics

The flimsiness of the film's foundations and the disorder of its episodes provoke the inevitable impression that it all fell together en route. full review

Bosley Crowther, New York Times

Howard Hawks's darkest comedy (1949) -- a loosely constructed, episodic film that traces the progressive humiliations suffered by Free French army captain Cary Grant. full review

Don Druker, Chicago Reader
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  • Release Year: 1949
  • MPAA Rating: NR
  • Runtime: 105 min
  • Available From: Jan 02, 2013
  • Queued by: 141 people
Directed By
Howard Hawks
Cary Grant, Ann Sheridan, Marion Marshall, Randy Stuart, Bill Neff

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