Private Benjamin (1980)

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Comedy. After the death by heart attack during her wedding night, Judy Benjamin is somehow tricked into joining the US Army. She undergoes army training in Biloxi, Mississipi, where she witnesses the harsh reality of military life under the supervision of Sgt. Ross and Capt. Doreen Lewis and she gets sentimentally involved with Henri Tremont, an aristocratic gynaecologist.

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