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Come September (1961)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance | 9 August 1961 (USA)
Younger generation vs. "older" folks on vacation at an Italian villa.

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Wealthy industrialist Robert Talbot arrives early for his annual vacation at his luxurious Italian villa to find three problems lying in wait for him. Firstly, his long-time girlfriend Lisa Fellini has given up waiting for him to pop the question and has decided to marry another man. Secondly, the major domo of his villa, Maurice Clavell, has turned the estate into a posh hotel to make some easy money while the boss isn't around. And, finally, the current guests of the "hotel" are a group of young American girls trying to fend off a gang of oversexed boys, led by Tony, who are 'laying siege' at the outer walls of the villa. Talbot, to his own surprise, finds himself becoming an overprotective chaperone. Written by Alfred Jingle

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It's the "CHAMPAGNE CROWD" vs the "CAMPUS SET"...with the Romantic Riviera as the Playground!! See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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9 August 1961 (USA)  »

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Tuya en septiembre  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

When Raoul Walsh sold Hudson's contract to Universal, he retained the rights to the actor for one picture. This obligation was settled a decade later when the director was given a percentage of the profits from "Come September." See more »

Goofs

After Walter Slezak walks behind Rock Hudson into the mansion foyer, he says to Rock Hudson "I'll take your rooms to your bag", after which one can notice the peculiar reaction of Rock Hudson. See more »

Quotes

Robert L. Talbot: [speaking to Lisa] Teenagers are like the H bomb. When they go off, it's much better to observe them from a distance.
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Referenced in Beyond the Sea (2004) See more »

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'Come September' Theme
Words and Music by Bobby Darin
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Lauughing out loud
21 July 2005 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Come September is a film which shall make you smile all along. At times,it will also make u laugh out loud. It's a film you will like to see with your friends and family, anytime, anywhere. It is a wholesome family entertainer.

I saw this film in a cinema hall in Munich, where it was dubbed in German. Though I did not understand the language, I had a gala time identifying various places of Italy as I was there previously for a period of 1 year , taking a course on Italian cooking.

Later, I got to see the film on VHS.It was fabulous, now that I could identify what the characters were talking. Rock shines, Gina sparkles. Bobby grinds and Sandra is bubbly. It's a sure shot entertainer. I would love to see this film on screen once again.


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