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Carry on, Sergeant! (1928)

A group of workers decide to join the army in the Great War. The indulge themselves in the side benefits to being soldiers, and one of them marries a French waitress.

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Bruce Bairnsfather
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jimmy Savo Jimmy Savo ... Syd Small
Hugh Buckler Hugh Buckler ... Bob MacKay
Nancy Ann Hargreaves Nancy Ann Hargreaves ... Ruth MacKay
Niles Welch ... Donald Cameron
Louise Cardi Louise Cardi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brenda Bond Brenda Bond ... Barbara Sinclair
Lewis Dayton Lewis Dayton ... Ralph Moran
Charles Esdale Charles Esdale ... Col. Halstead
Laura O'Hara Laura O'Hara ... Mme Voisin
Monroe Owsley ... Leonard Sinclair
William T. Stewart William T. Stewart ... James Cameron
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A group of workers decide to join the army in the Great War. The indulge themselves in the side benefits to being soldiers, and one of them marries a French waitress.

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Genres:

Drama | War

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Country:

Canada

Release Date:

10 November 1928 (Canada) See more »

Filming Locations:

Kingston, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Budget:

CAD350,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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At the time, this film was the largest Canadian film production. See more »

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A character opens his pack to take out a sandwich and opens it again in a close-up shot. See more »

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