Seven Days' Leave

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Seven Days' Leave ★★ 1942

Radio starcrammed musical comedy about a soldier who must marry a certain already betrothed gal (Ball) within a week so he can inherit a fortune. Songs include “Can't Get Out of this Mood,” “A Touch of Texas,” and “Baby, You Speak My Language.” Following the completion of the film, Mature joined the Coast Guard. Lively but not memorable. 87m/B VHS . Victor Mature, Lucille Ball, Harold (Hal) Peary, Mary Cortes, Ginny Simms, Marcy McGuire, Peter Lind Hayes, Walter Reed, Wallace Ford, Arnold Stang, Buddy Clark, Charles Victor; D: Tim Whelan.