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Ten Thousand Bedrooms (1957)

In this musical-comedy, Dean Martin plays an American hotel mogul who becomes smitten with a young Italian woman (Anna Maria Alberghetti) when buying a hotel in Rome. To marry this gal, he has to get her three older sisters married off.

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Ray Hunter
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Nina Martelli
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Maria Martelli
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Mike Clark Jr.
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Anton
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Arthur
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Countess Alzani
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Ana Martelli
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Bob Dudley
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Tom Crandall (as Steve Dunne)
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Dan
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Girl on Main Title (as Monique Van Vooren)
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In this musical-comedy, Dean Martin plays an American hotel mogul who becomes smitten with a young Italian woman (Anna Maria Alberghetti) when buying a hotel in Rome. To marry this gal, he has to get her three older sisters married off.

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3 April 1957 (USA)  »

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10.000 Schlafzimmer  »

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Dean Martin's first film without Jerry Lewis. See more »

Quotes

Ray Hunter: Get going before you make me...
Nina Martelli: Make you what Mr Hunter?
Ray Hunter: Make me forget my business.
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Connections

Referenced in Martin and Lewis (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Rock Around The Clock
(uncredited)
Sung by Diana and Ana Martinelli
Written by James E. Myers and Max Freedman
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Excellent movie
16 June 2004 | by (Mississippi) – See all my reviews

This was, of course, the first Dean Martin film in which he

appeared without his entertainment partner Jerry Lewis.

Thirty years ago, someone had told me that this was an

excellent movie, and that Dean Martin's films had declined from

this start.

I finally got a chance to see the film, and I do think that it was an

excellent qualified debut! I rate it 10 out of a possible 10.

The songs and the singing were exquisite. The plot was a

little confusing with set of the Italian sisters, but typical M-G-M

original screenplay quality.

I cannot understand, though, why none of this was put into any

of the M-G-M compilation That's Entertainment films! I think that

Dean Martin's presence would have been an enhancement to the

other great stars. Even the hilarious interpretation (not by Mr.

Martin) of Bill Haley's Rock around the Clock would have been a

good source of material.

See this film whenever you get the chance!


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