"The Americanization of Emily" quotes

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An American Naval Officer's talent for living the good life in wartime is challenged when he falls in love and is sent on a dangerous mission.

Director: Arthur Hiller
Writer: Paddy Chayefsky, William Bradford Huie
Production: N/A
Year: 1964
MetaScore: 68/100
ImdbRating: 7.3
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 27 Oct 1964
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 nominations total

47 Clips

Will you quit giving me these comradely pokes - The Americanization of Emily 00:05
Will you quit giving me these comradely pokes
Some featherheaded gag - The Americanization of Emily 00:29
Some featherheaded gag
Since you are cowardly - The Americanization of Emily 00:26
Since you are cowardly
You'll be crackin' up yourself soon - The Americanization of Emily 00:07
You'll be crackin' up yourself soon
I don't want to feel tender towards anyone - The Americanization of Emily 00:40
I don't want to feel tender towards anyone
But it all ends in someone's bed doesn't it - The Americanization of Emily 00:16
But it all ends in someone's bed doesn't it
I'd just lost my husband at Tobruk - The Americanization of Emily 00:17
I'd just lost my husband at Tobruk
Your car's here General - The Americanization of Emily 00:28
Your car's here General
All right sailors that'll be all - The Americanization of Emily 00:40
All right sailors that'll be all
Including the Supreme Commander - The Americanization of Emily 00:22
Including the Supreme Commander
It's just one big Shriner convention for you Yanks - The Americanization of Emily 00:06
It's just one big Shriner convention for you Yanks
Do you see that little kid on the floor - The Americanization of Emily 00:54
Do you see that little kid on the floor
What do you think of that - The Americanization of Emily 00:22
What do you think of that
You don't send a man to his death because you want a hero - The Americanization of Emily 00:08
You don't send a man to his death because you want a hero
What on earth for - The Americanization of Emily 00:24
What on earth for
No one gets moral unless they're trying to get something or get out of something - The Americanization of Emily 00:06
No one gets moral unless they're trying to get something or...
I don't want any more doomed men - The Americanization of Emily 00:11
I don't want any more doomed men
We're gonna make a brass band hero out of Charlie - The Americanization of Emily 00:08
We're gonna make a brass band hero out of Charlie
That's a tailored shirt - The Americanization of Emily 00:07
That's a tailored shirt
I want the world to know what a fraud war is - The Americanization of Emily 00:50
I want the world to know what a fraud war is
The first dead man on Omaha Beach is alive - The Americanization of Emily 00:06
The first dead man on Omaha Beach is alive
Do you think I'm a prig - The Americanization of Emily 00:25
Do you think I'm a prig
I'll tell you one thing - The Americanization of Emily 01:01
I'll tell you one thing
Well you're a good woman - The Americanization of Emily 00:13
Well you're a good woman
You're forever falling for men on their last nights on furlough - The Americanization of Emily 00:22
You're forever falling for men on their last nights on...
I never realized what a sensual satisfaction grieving is for women - The Americanization of Emily 00:10
I never realized what a sensual satisfaction grieving is for...
It's not my job to listen to your sentimental contempt - The Americanization of Emily 00:11
It's not my job to listen to your sentimental contempt
And what do you get out of it - The Americanization of Emily 00:26
And what do you get out of it
We wanted a hero - The Americanization of Emily 00:16
We wanted a hero
It seems I cracked up - The Americanization of Emily 00:13
It seems I cracked up
I want you to remember that the last time you saw me - The Americanization of Emily 00:12
I want you to remember that the last time you saw me
I'm not your type - The Americanization of Emily 00:36
I'm not your type
Then why do it - The Americanization of Emily 00:20
Then why do it
Where have you been - The Americanization of Emily 00:20
Where have you been
They're going to put up a monument on his grave - The Americanization of Emily 00:24
They're going to put up a monument on his grave
You lack principles - The Americanization of Emily 00:31
You lack principles
I'm not sentimental about war I see nothing noble in widows - The Americanization of Emily 00:07
I'm not sentimental about war I see nothing noble in widows
You brought me some chocolates - The Americanization of Emily 00:36
You brought me some chocolates
I let God worry about the truth - The Americanization of Emily 00:27
I let God worry about the truth
The first dead man on Omaha Beach must be a sailor - The Americanization of Emily 00:08
The first dead man on Omaha Beach must be a sailor
I believe in honor - The Americanization of Emily 00:19
I believe in honor
I don't trust people who make bitter reflections about war - The Americanization of Emily 00:46
I don't trust people who make bitter reflections about war
War isn't hell at all - The Americanization of Emily 00:43
War isn't hell at all
You American haters bore me to tears - The Americanization of Emily 01:02
You American haters bore me to tears
It's nearly 9 40 Tom - The Americanization of Emily 00:35
It's nearly 9 40 Tom
Would you check those for bruises - The Americanization of Emily 00:36
Would you check those for bruises
This is only a dry run - The Americanization of Emily 00:36
This is only a dry run

Cast

Lt. Commander Charles Edward Madison - James Garner
Emily Barham - Julie Andrews
Admiral William Jessup - Melvyn Douglas
Lt. Commander Paul 'Bus' Cummings - James Coburn
Mrs. Barham - Joyce Grenfell
Admiral Thomas Healy - Edward Binns
Sheila - Liz Fraser
Old Sailor - Keenan Wynn
Captain Harry Spaulding - William Windom
Chief Petty Officer Paul Adams - John Crawford
Captain Marvin Ellender - Douglas Henderson
Admiral Hoyle - Edmon Ryan
Young Sailor - Steve Franken
General William Hallerton - Paul Newlan
Lieutenant Victor Wade - Gary Cockrell
Petty Officer Enright - Alan Sues
Port Commander - Bill Fraser
Nurse Captain - Lou Byrne
Port Ensign - Alan Howard
1st 'Nameless Broad' - Janine Gray
2nd 'Nameless Broad' - Judy Carne
3rd 'Nameless Broad' - Kathy Kersh
Sailor - Larry Billman
Army Driver - Carol Cleveland
Marine on Landing Craft - Luis Delgado
Officer - Paul Genge
Navy Aircrewman - Jim Jacobs
Documentary Narration - Bob Johnson
Soldier - Kent McCord
Hotel Waiter - Jack Raine
Party Guest - Fred Rapport
Beautiful Girl - Sharon Tate
Soldier - Red West