The Sad Sack

The Sad Sack

"The Lovable Laughable GI Goof!"
  • Passed
  • 1957
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 6.0  (612)

A big screen adaptation of the successful comics detailing the life of accident prone Private Meredith Bixby, who has spent 17 months in basic training and still cannot pass to become a fully fledged soldier. Finally, he is given the help of two experienced soldiers who help him pass basic training by using his photographic memory to complete the required tasks. Posted to Morocco, Bixby suddenly finds he is the subject of attention from a mysterious woman and a local gang who hope to use Bixby's memory for their own ends.

The Sad Sack
Description
A big screen adaptation of the successful comics detailing the life of accident prone Private Meredith Bixby, who has spent 17 months in basic training and still cannot pass to become a fully fledged soldier. Finally, he is given the help of two experienced soldiers who help him pass basic training by using his photographic memory to complete the required tasks. Posted to Morocco, Bixby suddenly finds he is the subject of attention from a mysterious woman and a local gang who hope to use Bixby's memory for their own ends.

The Sad Sack is a 1957 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 35 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0.

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  • Release Date
    1957
  • MPAA Rating
    Passed
  • Runtime
    1 hr 35 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (612)