Mister Roberts (1955) Directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy
William Powell Lt. “Doc” and Henry Fonda as Lt. (JG) Douglas A. “Doug” Roberts

Roberts: He’s been reading God’s Little Acre for over a year now. He’s underlined every erotic passage and added exclamation points… and after a certain pornographic climax, he’s inserted the words “well written.”

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  1. No one could quite project soulful decency like Henry Fonda. I loved this film when I saw it as a kid and found the ending very moving.

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