Oscar Movies: Friendly Enemies (1942)–Serio Comedy Starring Joe Weber and Lew Fields

In this serio comedy, two elderly men of German descent (played by Charles Winninger and Charles Ruggles) find that their friendhsip is tested due to political differences at the start of WWI.

The first version of the story was made as a silent film in 1925, starring Joe Weber Lew Fields in the leads.


Nominations: 1

Sound Recording: Jack Whitney

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The Sound Oscar went to Nathan Levinson for Yankee Doodle Dandy.