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Don't Go Near the Water


Obviously inspired by such service comedies as [[Feature~V64788~Mister Roberts~misterroberts]] and [[Feature~V105032~Operation Mad Ball~operationmadball]], [[Feature~V89760~Don't Go Near the Water~dontgonearthewater]] is a tribute to those "unsung heroes" of WW2: the men and women of the Navy's Public Relations Department. Thousands of miles away from the shooting war, Lt. Max Siegel (Glenn Ford) and the rest of the PR staff spend their time issuing colorful reports of Naval heroism and sucking up to...more