Francis Joins the WACs
Story: Fifth installment of the Francis the
Talking Mule comedy series. The Army screws up and sends Francis and
bumble-headed friend to a WAC base resulting in all sorts of problems.
Scenery: The base scenes were filmed at Fort
Ord, and included many local WACs as extras.
Director: Arthur Lubin (who also created the
Mr. Ed talking horse TV series).
Stars: Donald O'Connor, Julia Adams, Mamie Van
Doren, Chill Wills (voice of Francis and a live role), ZaSu Pitts.
Studio: Universal International Pictures
Aspect ratio: 2:1
Running time: 94 min.