Army Girl (1938): Oscar Nominated Film Starring Madge Evans


George Nicholls, Jr.’s minor-league (B-picture) film, starring Madge Evans and Preston Foster, is about the turmoil in an army base, when tanks replace cavalry troops.
The supporting ensemble includes James Gleason, H.B. Warner, Billy Gilbert, Heather Angel, and Ralph Morgan.
Oscar Nominations: 3
Cinematography: Ernest miller, Harry Wild
Sound Recording: Charles Lootens
Original Score: Victor Young
Oscar Awards: None
Oscar Context:
The winner of the Cinematography Oscar was Joseph Ruttenberg for “The Great Waltz.” Erich Wolfgang Korngold won the Score Oscar for “The Adventures of Robin Hood,” and “The Cowboy and the Lady” won the Sound award.