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Charles Dingle ...
Jonathan Kirkland
Richard Lane ...
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Evelyn Kaye Klein ...
Evelyn (as Evelyn and Her Magic Violin)
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Ruth Lee ...
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2 February 1945 (USA)  »

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$717,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

This was the first of only two Bud Abbott and Lou Costello films produced by their longtime writer John Grant. See more »

Goofs

The film's title is a misnomer. A "co-ed" is a female student attending a gender-mixed college -- but Bixby is an all-girl school and therefore none of its students are co-eds. See more »

Quotes

Oliver Quackenbush: I really don't like dancing because it's nothing but hugging set to music.
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Oliver Quackenbush: The music.
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Soundtracks

Some Day We Will Remember
Lyrics by Jack Brooks
Music by Edgar Fairchild
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Here come the laffs!
31 January 2001 | by (US) – See all my reviews

With "Here Come The Co-eds," Abbott & Costello have their funniest film since 1942's "Who Done It." The duo seems more energetic in their performance, and the storyline (two ballroom dancers who find themselves as caretakers at an all-girls college) suits them well.

The "Jonah" routine shines here, and the comic timing the duo display is exquisite. Costello shows his basketball prowess during the climactic basketball game. Also a plus -- a decent supporting cast featuring Peggy Ryan ("She's cuuuuute!") and Lon Chaney Jr. as the deliciously evil head caretaker.

The movie avoids heavy and sluggish moments and is paced well, although one could still due without the music filler. All in all though, a solid effort with solid laughs. 8 out of 10.


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