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The Perfect Specimen (1937)

Approved  |   |  Comedy  |  15 December 1937 (France)
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Raised in seclusion to be the epitome of mental, physical and moral perfection, Gerald Beresford Wicks is resigned to following his grandmother's wishes until a chance encounter with Mona Carter leads him into the outside world.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
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Gerald Beresford Wicks
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Mona Carter
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Killigrew Shaw
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Mr. Grattan
Dick Foran ...
Jink Carter
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Alicia Brackett
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Mrs. Leona Wicks
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Pinky
Dennie Moore ...
Clarabelle
Hugh O'Connell ...
Hotel Clerk
James Burke ...
Constable Snodgrass
Granville Bates ...
Hooker - Garage Owner
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Carl Carter
Tim Henning ...
Briggs
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Raised in seclusion to be the epitome of mental, physical and moral perfection, Gerald Beresford Wicks is resigned to following his grandmother's wishes until a chance encounter with Mona Carter leads him into the outside world.

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15 December 1937 (France)  »

Also Known As:

O Homem Perfeito  »

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Once frequently shown on local television, legal complications involving literary rights have kept this one off cable and prevented its DVD release for many years. See more »

Quotes

Gerald Beresford Wicks: I've never had so much fun in my life.
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Soundtracks

As Sure As You're in Love
(uncredited)
Music by M.K. Jerome
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should be on video
26 August 2001 | by (brockton , MA) – See all my reviews

A very light hearted fun movie . I enjoyed Flynn's performance . He should have done more comedy , ala Cary Grant , he was very good at it . I really think that someone should put it on video for other's enjoyment . There are a lot of Errol Flynn fans out there and I know many of them would like to be able to see this comedy again .


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