Hail the Conquering Hero

Watch Hail the Conquering Hero

"MIRACLES DO HAPPEN!"
  • Passed
  • 1944
  • 1 hr 41 min
  • 7.7  (4,320)

This motion picture is an hysterical comedy about a man who enlists in the U.S. Marine Corps, only to be rejected for hay fever before he ever sees action in World War II. While having a drink at a bar, afraid to go home and tell his mother he is a failure, a group of Marines meets him and decide to fabricate a story of how he saw battle and saved lives. He returns home reluctantly and gets a hero's welcome, and is nominated for mayor of the city. The chaos and mix ups that follow lead to more comedy.

Hail the Conquering Hero
Hail The Conquering Hero: They Want Heroes
Hail The Conquering Hero: They Want Heroes

Clip - 2 min 3 sec

Hail The Conquering Hero
Hail The Conquering Hero

Trailer - 45 sec

Description
This motion picture is an hysterical comedy about a man who enlists in the U.S. Marine Corps, only to be rejected for hay fever before he ever sees action in World War II. While having a drink at a bar, afraid to go home and tell his mother he is a failure, a group of Marines meets him and decide to fabricate a story of how he saw battle and saved lives. He returns home reluctantly and gets a hero's welcome, and is nominated for mayor of the city. The chaos and mix ups that follow lead to more comedy.

Hail the Conquering Hero is a 1944 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 41 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.7.

Where to Watch Hail the Conquering Hero

Hail the Conquering Hero is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Apple TV, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Hail the Conquering Hero for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1944
  • MPAA Rating
    Passed
  • Runtime
    1 hr 41 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (4,320)