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Two Weeks with Love (1950)

The Robinson family are spending two weeks of summer vacation at a resort in the Catskills. Older daughter Patti vies with her friend, Valeria, for the affections of Demi Armendez but Patti... See full summary »

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Cast

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Demi Armendez
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Horatio Robinson
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Katherine Robinson
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Valerie Stresemann
Carleton Carpenter ...
Billy Finlay
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Melba Robinson
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Mr. Finlay
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McCormick Robinson
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Ricky Robinson
Charles Smith ...
Eddie Gavin
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Storyline

The Robinson family are spending two weeks of summer vacation at a resort in the Catskills. Older daughter Patti vies with her friend, Valeria, for the affections of Demi Armendez but Patti is at a disadvantage because her parents think she is too young for boys. But with Patti singing at an amateur show and a dance, her adventures in quest of Armendez ends happily. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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M-G-M's Big Musical Romance See more »


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Release Date:

10 November 1950 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Duas Semanas de Amor  »

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(Turner library print)

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Sound System)

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(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The main hotel set had been used some months previously in Annie Get Your Gun (1950). Clinton Sundberg appeared as the hotel manager in both films. In the same "waste not, want not" tradition, some of the "Annie" costumes were also reused. See more »

Goofs

As the parents (Horatio and Katherine) are getting ready to go to "the dance", daughter (Patti) ties her dad's bow tie. She is behind his back and cannot see that she is not tying it centered on her dad's celluloid collar. When the scene changes, she has finished tying it and it is neatly centered on his collar. See more »

Quotes

Demi Armendez: What? No corset!
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Soundtracks

Light Cavalry Overture
(uncredited)
Music by Franz von Suppé
Played by the band in the park
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A fabulous feast of technicolour innocence
15 August 2000 | by (Liverpool,England) – See all my reviews

They don't make films like this anymore there simply aren't the margins in them. If they did the sex and jokes would hit you in the face and you would miss the point that subtlety and slapstick can mix well together on occasion. This film is half a century old and it probably shows to the more sophisticated contemporary film goer/maker. To me it was a film that I have seen only twice when in my teens but both times it instilled in me a warmth and humour that I have rarely known in a film since. Hooray for Debbie Reynolds! Hooray for Ricardo M! And not an inch of stocking or @#*~ word in sight! Sit back and enjoy.


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