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Head and shoulders, black and white image of Gene Kelly in a Navy seaman's uniform.Combat Fatigue Irritability
1945 / 35:47
United States Navy, Bureau of Aeronautics
Directed by and starring Gene Kelly
Sound, black-and-white.


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