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Hellcats of the Navy

action & adventure, drama

The daring exploits of a submarine commander whose mission is to chart the minefields in the waters of Japan during WWII. This is Ronald and Nancy Reagan's only screen appearance together.

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3 stars

actually a pretty decent war movie considering it's not even an hour and a half. neither the writing nor the acting is particularly A-quality, but the story is very engaging and the effects are pretty decent too. plus it's just fun to see the future first couple in their only on-screen pairing.

- placeinthesun455, Wednesday, May 13, 2009

5 stars

Ronaald Regan and Nancy does an unbelievable job actiing! Makes ANY Sailor PROUD of his envolement in being a sailor or veteran sailor of the United States Navy!!!!!

- captpicard30668, Sunday, September 9, 2007

4 stars

Not only is this Movie pretty Good, this is where the Future President & 1st Lady Reagan fell in Love.

- PinkMinkPrincess, Tuesday, July 19, 2011