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Release Date:
27 December 1961 (USA) See more »
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Woman Reporter Poses as Nudist!
Plot:
Newspaper editor Arthur Sherwood is on a hunting trip when he accidentally stumbles upon a nudist camp in the woods... See more » | Add synopsis »
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A cute film to relax and fade away into..... See more (9 total) »

Cast

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Davee Decker ... Stacy Taylor
Norman Casserly ... Arthur Sherwood
Dolores Carlos ... Marie
Allan Blacker
Joan Bamford ... Helen
Maria Stinger ... Eleanor
Harry W. Stinger ... John
Brigitte Bernard
Allison Louise Downe (as Bunny Downe)
Ronald M. Ziegler
June Marko ... Annette
Gustave A. Hoek
Nellie Hoek
Phyliss Hoek ... Phyllis
Sandra Hoek
Charles Allen ... Tom
Warrene Gray ... Fran
Una Diehl ... Susan
Gloria Flowers
Zelda R. Suplee ... Nudist Camp Director
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Doris Wishman ... Lady Waving from Porch / Marie (uncredited)

Directed by
Doris Wishman 
 
Writing credits
Doris Wishman  (as Melvin Stanley)

Produced by
Doris Wishman .... producer
 
Original Music by
Harry Glass 
 
Cinematography by
Raymond Phelan  (as Raymond Pheelan)
 
Film Editing by
Martin Samuels (supervising film editor)
 
Sound Department
Morris Sands .... sound effects editor
 
Editorial Department
Martin Samuels .... supervising editor
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Diary of a Girl Reporter" - USA (bowdlerized title)
"Diary of a Naturist" - USA (bowdlerized title)
"Girl Reporter Diary" - USA (bowdlerized title)
"Nature Camp Confidential" - USA (bowdlerized title)
"Nature Camp Diary" - USA (bowdlerized title)
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72 min
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Color (Eastmancolor)
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Even though this was filmed in the United States and the cast spoke English, all the dialog was dubbed by Titra Studios, the same company that was responsible for dubbing many of the Godzilla films as well as "Speed Racer" (1967).See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: The second carload of visitors to the camp is seen entering through the gate twice.See more »
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Soundtrack:
Sun Lovers BluesSee more »

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7 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
A cute film to relax and fade away into....., 5 October 2005
Author: MathewMrhn from United States

I have to agree with the gentleman from England. Seeing this film for any other reason than simple fun would be a mistake! This film is a nudie-cutie. In this day of hardcore, it is hard to imagine that this was the "hardcore" of its day. Beautiful cinematography, beautiful locales and sun-drenched bodies offer a sleepy, idyllic look at an alternate reality. It should be remembered that in those times the idea of the naked form and sin WERE synonymous, therefore, Davee Decker would have been regarded as a lowlife to many for being photographed in the nude. To my mind that makes her a bit of a hero! What makes it more interesting to me is the fact that she looked like the typical young housewife of that era, the lady next door that you would have borrowed a cup of sugar from. A fun little cult film, not to be taken too seriously, I'm really curious to find out if she is still alive and what made her do nudie movies when it was taboo at that time.

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