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Where the Boys Are (1960)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  28 December 1960 (USA)
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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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Complete credited 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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Rory Harrity ...
Franklin
Ted Berger ...
Stout Man on Beach
John Brennan ...
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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28 December 1960 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bastam Dois para Amar  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Metrocolor)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Average and Median Shot Lengths = ~9.6 seconds. 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

Ryder Smith: [talking about them getting intimate] Don't be frightened.
Merritt Andrews: I'm not frightened and I'm not being coy. It's just that I've... I've never done anything like this before.
Ryder Smith: You certainly had me fooled. All that talk.
Merritt Andrews: That's all it was is talk, and unless you love me the way I love you...
Ryder Smith: I love you, Merritt, I love you.
[they kiss]
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"and introducing Connie Francis" See more »

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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Live from Mardi Gras (1977) See more »

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Have You Met Miss Fandango?
Words by Stella Unger
Music by Victor Young
Performed by Barbara Nichols (uncredited)
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GREAT Sunday afternoon movie!
6 April 2003 | by (Nebraska) – See all my reviews

OK, it might get a silly at times but generally a very entertaining movie! Get the popcorn (and a couple of tissues!!), sit back and .... enjoy! You'll recognize the young actors. For most, this was far from their last movie!


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