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Where the Boys Are (1960)

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Four very different college girls drive to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for spring break and seek out various adventures and romance for themselves.

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Cast

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Merritt Andrews
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Ryder Smith
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Melanie Tolman
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TV Thompson
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Lola Fandango
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Tuggle Carpenter
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Police Captain
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Basil
Rory Harrity ...
Franklin
Ted Berger ...
Stout Man on Beach
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Dill
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Angie
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Storyline

Merritt, Melanie, Tuggle and Angie are four Midwestern college co-eds who travel to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for their spring vacation and we follow the episodic series of adventures and romance they all get into with some college guys they meet. Written by Matthew Patay

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When 20,000 GIRLS meet 20,000 BOYS SOMETHING'S bound to happen! See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Release Date:

28 December 1960 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bastam Dois para Amar  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Paula Prentiss' film debut See more »

Goofs

When the kids are first introduced to Basil's jazz band, hundreds of kids rush to the bar, with the main characters in the rear. Yet, the main characters somehow manage to find one of the few tables in the bar. See more »

Quotes

Merritt Andrews: What's your shoe size?
TV Thompson: 13
Merritt Andrews: Get in the car!
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Crazy Credits

"and introducing Connie Francis" See more »

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Where the Boys Are
Words by Howard Greenfield
Music by Neil Sedaka
Performed by Connie Francis (uncredited)
Courtesy of Nevins - Kirshner
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User Reviews

 
"....Someone waits for me"
25 January 2003 | by (Long Island, NY) – See all my reviews

i don't understand how anyone cannot like this film! the story about the 4 co-eds is mind-grabbing but i couldn't help wondering if all that sex talk would be looked upon well, it being the good old sixties. i would descibe this film as smooth, quirky, dramatic, and fun. i am a HUGE fan of frank gorshin and i loved his portrayl of basil. the whole cast was was very good and that made it a great film. i usually rent this film at least once a month. but am i the only one who adores basil's glasses?


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