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Sex Kittens Go to College (1960)

Approved | | Comedy | 24 August 1960 (USA)
Collins College needs a new department head for their science department. Doctors Carter and Zorch consult Thinko, the campus computer, and come up with Dr. Mathilda West, who has degrees ... See full summary »

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Dr. Mathilda West - aka Tassels Monclair
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Jody
Mijanou Bardot ...
Suzanne
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Boomie
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Dr. Zorch
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Dr. Myrtle Carter
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George Barton (as Marty Milner)
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Wildcat MacPherson
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Prof. Watts
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Etta Toodie (as Vampira)
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Legs Raffertino
Norman Grabowski ...
Woo Woo Grabowski (as Woo Woo Grabowski)
Irwin Berke ...
Prof. Towers
Charles Chaplin Jr. ...
Fire Chief
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Collins College needs a new department head for their science department. Doctors Carter and Zorch consult Thinko, the campus computer, and come up with Dr. Mathilda West, who has degrees in lots of things, but turns out to be disruptively attractive as well. Meanwhile two thugs search for Sam Thinko who is muscling in on the race horse action, the captain of the football team is having trouble not passing out in front of the opposite sex, and Admiral McFortune, a benefactor of the college, becomes attracted to Dr. West, who has a past dangerously close to becoming public knowledge. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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24 August 1960 (USA)  »

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Sexpot Goes to College  »

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Elektro was constructed by the Westinghouse Appliance Division of Mansfield, Ohio, and only one copy was made. Construction began in 1937 and it was put on public display in early 1939 just before being sent to the New York World's Fair of 1939. It was modified for this film, filling in the circle and putting in the square on his chest for the speaker. The Mansfield Memorial Museum has the original Elektro. See more »

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Dr. West: ...which confirms the theory of relativity.
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Proof Positive That Blondes Don't Always Have More Fun
22 June 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A couple of things. Mamie Van Doren and Tuesday Weld. They are the minimum interest in this completely unfunny, shallow, dim, laugh-less, and absolutely atrocious attempt at broad humor and low-brow shenanigans.

Its only train-wreck appeal is the aforementioned beauties. Everything else misses the mark and cannot be redeemed even by those who love to tout its outdated tendencies and point to all the "talent" on the screen.

Mamie, as always, does her best and wears a trademark shiny, skin-tight dress in one segment that is the standout in this hard to get through parade of "didn't anyone notice that this wasn't the least bit funny" one-liners, slapstick, and cheapness. Watch it if you must to laugh at it and not with it, but the bottom line is that this is just sad.

The remarkable thing is its ability to take so many easily recognizable Characters Actors that apart from this, have done reasonably good work and manage, after all, to put on the Screen a Monkey that outshines everyone.


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