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Director  Edward F. Cline
Story by  Billy DeBeck
Language  English
5/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy, Romance, War
Country  United States
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Writer  Billy DeBeck, John Grey, Jack Henley, Lloyd French, Doncho Hall
Release date  January 16, 1942 (1942-01-16)
Screenplay  Billy DeBeck, Lloyd French, Jack Henley, John Grey, Doncho Hall
Cast  Bud Duncan (Snuffy Smith), Edgar Kennedy (Sgt. Ed Cooper), Sarah Padden (Lowizie Smith), J. Farrell MacDonald (Gen. Rosewater), Doris Linden (Cindy), Jimmie Dodd (Pvt. Don Elbie)
Similar movies  Related Edward F Cline movies

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Private Snuffy Smith is a 1942 American film directed by Edward F. Cline and starring Bud Duncan as Snuffy Smith.


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Plot summary

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Inspired by and envious of the $21 a month and free khaki britches and gold buttons of his friend Don Elbie, Snuffy Smith joins the US Army with his dog, Mr. Carson, concealed by an invisibility potion. As fate would have it, his company First Sergeant is Ed Cooper, a former revenuer who had unsuccessfully attempted to locate and destroy Snuffy's still.

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The clever Don Elbie has invented a new rangefinder that he hopes to have adopted by the army. General Rosewater hopes to test the new rangefinder in war games with a rival general. A pair of Fifth columnists hope to steal the rangefinder but are defeated by Snuffy's wife Lowizie, Snuffy's invisible dog and his hillbilly neighbours.

Differences from comic strip

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Barney Google and Sparkplug the horse do not appear in the film.


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  • Bud Duncan as Snuffy Smith, Camp Yardbird
  • Edgar Kennedy as 1st Sgt. Ed Cooper, ex-Revenue Agent
  • Sarah Padden as Lowizie Smith
  • J. Farrell MacDonald as Gen. Rosewater
  • Doris Linden as Cindy
  • Jimmie Dodd as Pvt. Don Elbie
  • Andria Palmer as Janie
  • Patrick McVey as Lloyd
  • Frank Austin as Saul
  • Soundtrack

  • Time's a-Wastin
  • by Ole Olsen, Chic Johnson, Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
    Sung by Jimmie Dodd

  • The Yard Bird
  • by Jimmie Dodd
    Sung by Jimmie Dodd

  • I Don't Know What To Do Blues
  • Written by Jimmie Dodd
    Sung by Jimmie Dodd


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