Sailor Be Good

Sailor Be Good
Sailor Be Good poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by James Cruze
Screenplay by Ethel Doherty
Viola Brothers Shore
Ralph Spence
Story by Frank O'Connor
Produced by Joseph I. Schnitzer
Samuel Zierler
Starring Jack Oakie
Vivienne Osborne
George E. Stone
Max Hoffman Jr.
Lincoln Stedman
Cinematography Charles Edgar Schoenbaum
Edited by Viola Lawrence
Jefferson Pictures Corporation
Distributed by RKO Pictures
Release date
  • March 7, 1933 (1933-03-07)
Running time
58 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Sailor Be Good is a 1933 American Pre-Code comedy film directed by James Cruze and written by Ethel Doherty, Viola Brothers Shore and Ralph Spence. Starring Jack Oakie, Vivienne Osborne, George E. Stone, Max Hoffman Jr. and Lincoln Stedman,[1][2] the film was released on March 7, 1933, by RKO Pictures.




Future pulp-writer and screenwriter, and ex-Navy man, Steve Fisher served as technical advisor and appeared on screen in an uncredited bit part.[3]


  1. ^ "Movie Review-Sailor Be Good - A Romantic Bluejacket". Retrieved September 9, 2014.
  2. ^ "Sailor Be Good Trailer, Reviews and Schedule for Sailor Be Good". TV Guide. Retrieved September 9, 2014.
  3. ^ John Locke, ed. Pulpwood Days: Volume 2: Live of the Pulp Writers (Elkhorn, California: Off-Trail Publications, 2013), p. 80.

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