At first the hard-as-nails major treats his young charges with all the tenderness of a old army boot and the boys, tired of his constant barrage of insults and demands, come to hate him. Kent ; musical supervision, Joseph Gershenson. He and Heston had become good friends since working together a few years earlier in The Savage 1952 , and one day on the set of Major Benson, Stone asked his pal for some advice. His feelings are reciprocated by the boys who are not used to having such a demanding and unsympathetic troop leader. The Private War of Major Benson was shot on location at St. However, even she may not be ableto help, especially when the boys sign a petition to replace him.
On the day of the inspection, however, he is overjoyed to see the troops perform exceptionally. The Private War of Major Benson stars Charlton Heston in a rare comedic role as a tough Army major who discovers his soft spot when engages in battle with a group of young boys at a military academy. Desperately in need of an ally, Benson turns to Kay Lambert Julie Adams , the beautiful nurse who is adored by the boys. It made him a substantial fortune. That night, Barney overhears Tiger crying to Mother Redempta that the new commandant hates him, but, certain that the children will only become men if he remains tough, Barney does not comfort the boy. Major Benson Heston is a seasoned, battle-scarred officer whose inappropriate comments in a magazine article get him transferred to the Sheridan Military Academy.
Richard Kimble in television's The Fugitive, while Mineo's next movie would be the one for which he is best-remembered: Rebel Without a Cause 1955. Further complicating matters is the major's disconcerting romantic feelings for the school's lovely doctor. When he arrives to his new post, the major is shocked to find it run by nuns and that his new troops are school children. It will take the support of Kay, and the unending attention of a precocious six year old, to teach Benson how to win the most important battle of life: the one within himself. Thank you for visiting Mayda Mart. However, even she may not be able to help, especially when the boys sign a petition to replace him.
Within days, Barney has introduced the same strict training methods he has used with adult trainees, and the students grow to hate and fear him. When they perform their new chant, a cheer to their commandant, Ramsay offers Barney a promotion, and Barney responds that he can only accept if Kay will accompany him. Catherine's Military School in Anaheim, Calif. Major Benson Heston is a seasoned, battle-scarred officer whose inappropriate comments in a magazine article get him transferred to the Sheridan Military Academy. At a parents' luncheon days later, Barney offends everyone with his arrogance and, despite Kay's exhortation that he be tactful, infuriates Gerald's parents by calling the boy spoiled. Series Title: Responsibility: Universal-International presents ; screenplay by William Roberts and Richard Alan Simmons ; original story by Joe Connelly and Bob Mosher ; produced by Howard Pine ; directed by Jerry Hopper. Later, Gerald convinces the whole school to sign a petition asking for Barney to be fired.
At Sheridan he encounters three hundred pre-teen cadets who range from rascally to adorable, and a female doctor who has just the right prescription for him. His feelings are reciprocated by the boys who are not used to having such a demanding and unsympathetic troop leader. DeMille, upon hearing this news, realized that the baby would be about three months old by the time DeMille was ready to shoot scenes involving the baby Moses. Regissör: Skådespelare: , Bild: 1. Together, they walk back to school, where Mother Redempta and Kay spy in rapt silence as Barney sneaks Tiger back into his dorm room so he will escape punishment. Janssen would later play Dr. Soon after, Sheraton begins winning football games, and by the end of the season, they are the champions.
Sound: Mono Production Co: Universal-International Pictures Co. When he says goodbye to Kay, she exposes him to kids with measles, and an infected Barney is forced into bedrest. After Barney metes out particularly harsh punishments to Cadet Sergeant Gerald Hibler and Tiger, Gerald threatens to call his wealthy father and Tiger lies to Mother Redempta that Barney hit him. . Spurning Kay's support, a defeated Barney hitches a ride to the train station and there sees Tiger trying to buy a ticket home. An outspoken officer is forced to take charge of a military school. His feelings are reciprocated by the boys who are not used to having such a demanding and unsympathetic troop leader.
Kay Lambert , William Demarest John , Tim Hovey Cadet Thomas Flaherty , Nana Bryant Mother Redempta , Tim Considine Cadet Sgt. Kay chastises him for being incapable of tenderness, and although he kisses her to disprove the accusation, she slaps him. Couldn't've happened to a better guy. Kay and Mother Redempta, however, assume he is a drunkard when groundskeeper John finds in his room an empty bottle of Scotch, which Barney had actually poured out so that he would not drink it in a place of God. He is annoyed to find that she has also invited Tiger, but by the end of the night, they kiss in the moonlight.
The Private War of Major Benson is a cute and funny movie written by Joe Connelly and Bob Mosher, the folks who brought you Leave It to Beaver. It was a boy, named Fraser. That film unit had just returned from Egypt, and was waiting for production to start up again on the Paramount lot. Unfortunately, she isn't about to put up with his ultra-macho guff anymore than the children are and before this romantic comedy is through, the major learns important lessons about the value of humanity in dealing with others. When Barney, hurt, leaves for the airport, Kay follows him and begs him to reconsider, but although Barney kisses her passionately, he nonetheless flies to Ramsey, claiming that he had learned his lesson and is ready to move on.