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Holiday for Lovers (1959)

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It's a holiday of JOY! A holiday of FUN!

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7 September 1959 (Sweden)  »

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Amantes em Férias  »

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Chattanooga Choo Choo
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Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Mack Gordon
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Not worth it
12 March 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Mostly dreary vacation movie filmed on Hollywood back lots standing in for various South American locales, with lots of travel footage sandwiched in between the studio stuff. Why the studio didn't have the cast go on location is beyond me. The year was 1959 and the film is in color, and it is all too apparent when the actors are performing on sound stages. Clifton Webb and Jane Wyman take daughters Carol Lynley and Jill St. John on vacation only to have the girls fall in love with total strangers (Gary Crosby as a military man for Lynley and a Latin actor playing a playboy for St. John). Webb is funny as always while Wyman is strictly window dressing. Paul Henreid does a nice turn as the playboy's dad. Badly dated.


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