Rough, Tough and Ready
Rough, Tough and Ready is a 1945 American war comedy drama film directed by Del Lord and starring Chester Morris, Victor McLaglen and Jean Rogers. It aimed to replicate the success of the series of buddy films that McLaglen had previously starred in with Edmund Lowe.
|Rough, Tough and Ready|
|Directed by||Del Lord|
|Produced by||Alexis Thurn-Taxis|
|Written by||Edward T. Lowe Jr.|
|Starring||Chester Morris |
|Music by||Marlin Skiles|
|Edited by||Richard Fantl|
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures|
|March 22, 1945|
A deep sea diver running a maritime salvage company enlists after the Attack on Pearl Harbor. He enjoys a playful rivalry with his best friend over women, particularly concerning the joint owner of the salvage company who has joined the WACs.
- Shull p.406
- Michael S. Shull. Hollywood War Films, 1937–1945: An Exhaustive Filmography of American Feature-Length Motion Pictures Relating to World War II. McFarland, 2006.