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You're Never Too Young (1955)

Approved  |   |  Comedy  |  14 October 1955 (Ireland)
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When an aspiring barber becomes inadvertently involved in the theft of a valuable diamond, necessity forces him to masquerade as a 12 year-old child - with humorous consequences.

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Skeets Powell
Veda Ann Borg ...
Mrs. Noonan
Margery Maude ...
Mrs. Ella Brennan
Romo Vincent ...
Ticket Agent
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Marty's Mother
Milton Frome ...
Lieutenant O'Malley
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Storyline

Wilbur is a young man whose dream is to become a great barber, but for now, he's working just as an assistant, at a hotel's barber shop. When one day he gets involved (by mistake) in some big robbery, he is forced to disguise himself as a 12 year old boy, so that he can get away from his persecutor. Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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Dino's the singing dean of a girl's school, Jerry - a wolf in kid's clothing - in a class by himself with 503 coeds.

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14 October 1955 (Ireland)  »

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Der Gangsterschreck  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Actress Diana Lynn appeared in the original film, The Major and the Minor, as Lucy, the science-obsessed teenage sister of Pamela (Ginger Roger's on-screen nemesis). Thirteen years later, Diana Lynn starred in that film's remake, You're Never Too Young, this time as Nancy Collins (a female version of the role originally played by Ray Milland). See more »

Quotes

Wilbur Hoolick: [Imitating a French barber] Eef you lay one... If you lay un hand on me, you know whatI will do?
Noonan: [Nastily] What?
Wilbur Hoolick: I'll bleed! Au revoir.
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Every Day Is a Happy Day
Music by Arthur Schwartz
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
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Great comedy

I liked this movie. Jerry Lewis was a great kid in it. Jerry Lewis is one of the best comedians of the century.


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