When the Boys Meet the Girls

Overview

Narrative takes a back seat to music in this loose remake of Girl Crazy, as Harve Presnell plays a footloose young millionaire who meets perky Connie Francis and hatches a scheme to save her father's failing Nevada ranch by turning it into a resort for people waiting out their quickie Las Vegas divorces. This was an early musical vehicle for then-Broadway star Presnell, who would gain notoriety with film fans years later as a character actor in Fargo, Patch Adams, and Saving Private Ryan. Besides, how often do ...
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Overview

Narrative takes a back seat to music in this loose remake of Girl Crazy, as Harve Presnell plays a footloose young millionaire who meets perky Connie Francis and hatches a scheme to save her father's failing Nevada ranch by turning it into a resort for people waiting out their quickie Las Vegas divorces. This was an early musical vehicle for then-Broadway star Presnell, who would gain notoriety with film fans years later as a character actor in Fargo, Patch Adams, and Saving Private Ryan. Besides, how often do you get to see a musical that features Louis Armstrong, Liberace, Herman's Hermits, and Sam the Sham and the Pharoahs?
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/2/2011
  • UPC: 883316328583
  • Original Release: 1965
  • Source: Warner Archives
  • Presentation: Remastered
  • Time: 1:37:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 32,319

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Connie Francis Ginger
Harve Presnell Danny
Herman's Hermits Themselves
Louis Armstrong Himself
Sam the Sham & the Pharoahs Themselves
Sue Ane Langdon Tess
Liberace Himself
Fred Clark Bill
Frank Faylen Phin, Mailman
Joby Baker Sam
Hortense Petra Kate
Stanley Adams Lank
Romo Vincent Pete
Susan Holloway Delilah
Russell Collins Stokes
Pat Moore Divorcee
Bill Quinn Dean of Cody College
Pepper Davis
Tony Reese
Technical Credits
Alvin Ganzer Director
Earl Barton Choreography
George W. Davis Art Director
Keogh Gleason Set Decoration/Design
Henry W. Grace Set Decoration/Design
Eddie Imazu Art Director
J. McMillan Johnson Special Effects
Freddy Karger Score Composer, Musical Direction/Supervision
Sam Katzman Producer
Robert Kent Screenwriter
Ben Lewis Editor
Carroll L. Shepphird Special Effects
William J. Tuttle Makeup
Paul Vogel Cinematographer
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