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College Confidential (1960)

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Sociology professor Steve McInter is conducting a survey at Collins College about the mores and lifestyles of the young people. Some of the good citizens begin to find exception to his ... See full summary »

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Walter Winchell ...
Walter Winchell
Mickey Shaughnessy ...
Sam Grover
Herbert Marshall ...
Professor Henry Addison
Cathy Crosby ...
Fay Grover
Conway Twitty ...
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Randy Sparks ...
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Pamela Mason ...
Edna Blake
Rocky Marciano ...
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Sheilah Graham ...
Sheila Graham - Reporter
Earl Wilson ...
Earl Wilson - Reporter
Louis Sobol ...
Louis Sobol
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Ted Blake (as Elisha Cook)
Ziva Rodann ...
Gogo Lazlo
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Sociology professor Steve McInter is conducting a survey at Collins College about the mores and lifestyles of the young people. Some of the good citizens begin to find exception to his sociological survey when they find out it includes questions about SEX. When reporter Betty Ducayne receives an anonymous tip that the good professor is engaging in corruption of youth, and Steve's past comes up to haunt him, all heck breaks loose. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Walter Winchell: [reading from script into microphone] Good morning, Mr. and Mrs. America, and all the ships at sea. Sociology quizzes and sex questionnaires are on the docket today at Collins College. Midnight parties and midnight moving pictures classified in police files but not in college catalogs are catapulting a little college town into the big city headlines. The famous newspaper people assigned to this case make up a who's-who of journalism. At eleven o'clock, just two minutes from now, a ...
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A sex survey on campus causes havoc.
6 May 2001 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

This movie has no real redeeming qualities. It is a silly mess. And how they got some of these stars to even do this thing is a mind bender. But then again the cast is not what you call a stellar cast. Steve Allen is a sociology professor with a special project he would like to complete before getting ran out of town. He is conducting a survey that is 20% sexual questions, but the towns people fear he is corrupting their community college students. Jane Meadows is a reporter trying to do a story on the professor accused of hanky panky with some of his students.

Since I am not and never have been a Steve Allen fan, the only reason I watched this was for singer Conway Twitty. I have always liked Twitty when he was a rock 'n' roller. He was not too much of a disappointment, but he only had a few lines and a couple of scenes. And even he had to ashamed of the song he sang. Also in the cast is Mamie Van Doren. She was in top form playing Twitty's girl. A sexpot is a sexpot, how can I complain?

Also in this silly romp are: Mickey Shaughnessy, Elisha Cook Jr.,Walter Winchell, Rocky Marciano and Cathy Crosby.


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