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Come Dance with Me! (1959)

Voulez-vous danser avec moi (original title)
Handsome dentist Herve Dandieu, temporarily separated from his new, delectable wife Virginie by a lovers' tiff, is picked up by sexy dance teacher Anita Flores...object blackmail. Sensing ... See full summary »

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Complete credited cast:
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Virginie Dandieu
Henri Vidal ...
Hervé Dandieu
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Anita Florès
Darío Moreno ...
Florès
Georges Descrières ...
Gérard Lalemand (as Georges Descrières)
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Léon
Joyce Johnson
Maria Pacôme ...
Daisy (as Maria Pacome)
François Chaumette ...
Joseph, l'inspecteur
Pascal Mazzotti ...
Le barman (as Pascal Mazotti)
Magdeleine Bérubet ...
Clémence (as Magdeleine Berubet)
Marie-Thérèse Orain ...
(as M.T. Orain)
Paul Frankeur ...
Le commissaire / Inspector Marchal
Noël Roquevert ...
Albert Decauville-Lachenée
Philippe Nicaud ...
Daniel
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Handsome dentist Herve Dandieu, temporarily separated from his new, delectable wife Virginie by a lovers' tiff, is picked up by sexy dance teacher Anita Flores...object blackmail. Sensing trouble, Virginie follows him to the dance school, only to find him circumstantially incriminated in murder. Soon, the school has a gorgeous new instructress, whose slightly scatterbrained attempts to clear her husband confuse both police and suspects...and bring potential danger. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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If you want to live dangerously ... Come Dance With Me! Her rhythm is wicked ... with a two-time beat. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Release Date:

7 November 1960 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)
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(Westrex Sound)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Sylvia Lopez was originally cast as Anita, but after a few days of shooting became too ill with terminal leukemia to continue. Co-star Henri Vidal died soon after completing this film. See more »

Goofs

When Viriginie is dancing the Mambo with Flores, her handbag disappears between when they dance away from the camera and when they dance toward the camera. See more »

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Featured in Rock & Chips (2010) See more »

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Voulez-vous danser avec moi
(uncredited)
Performed by Serge Gainsbourg
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There are far worse ways to spend 90 minutes
4 May 2000 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

The murder mystery plot is pretty limp, but Bardot is at her ripest and performs a joyous mambo. The gay subplot would have been unthinkable in a Hollywood film of the time; here the treatment is relatively casual and benign. The title song is a finger-snapping delight; how could it have escaped Bobby Darin's attention?


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