The Americanization of Emily

the-americanization-of-emily Rating: 7.4/10 (4,234 votes)
Director: Arthur Hiller
Writer: Paddy Chayefsky / William Bradford Huie
Stars: James Garner / Julie Andrews / Melvyn Douglas…
Duration: 115 min
Genre: Comedy / Drama / War
Released: 27 Oct 1964 (USA)
Plot: During the build-up to D-Day in 1944, the British found their island hosting many thousands of American soldiers who were "oversexed, overpaid, and over here". That's Charlie Madison exactly; he knows all the angles to make life as smooth and risk-free as possible for himself. But things become complicated when he falls for an English woman, and his commanding officer's nervous breakdown leads to Charlie being sent on a senseless and dangerous mission. Written by Anonymous