A young insecure college sportsman is in trouble. He wants to marry his very straightforward girlfriend, also a student, but has no money. When he is offered a bribe to fix a game, he is torn even more about the matter.
SUCH FUN! That college girl who can't help lovin' tall boys!...
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Did You Know?
was nominated for the 1959 Tony Award (New York City) for Supporting or Featured Actor in a Drama for "Tall Story" as Professor Charles Osman. See more
In the several instances where the bribery money is shown, it has the appearance of real money, mostly $50 and $100 bills, but when Tom Laughlin is counting it in the final sequence, it is obviously stage money. See more
I remember reading about elephants once. Did you know that elephants mate only once every seven years?
Sure... but there are some that... manage once every six years.
[ponders for a moment
Referenced in Strictly Background
Song of the Volga Boatmen
Sung with added lyrics as the bonfire is being prepared See more