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The Ladies Man (1961)

 |  Comedy  |  28 June 1961 (USA)
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After his girl leaves him for someone else, Herbert gets really depressed and starts searching for a job. He finally finds one in a big house which is inhabited by many, many women. Can he ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Helen Traubel ...
Pat Stanley ...
Fay
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Himself
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Himself
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Willard C. Gainsborough
Gloria Jean ...
Gloria
Hope Holiday ...
Miss Anxious
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Himself
Westbrook Van Voorhis ...
Himself - TV Person to Person
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Miss Cartilage
Eddie Quillan ...
Wolf Man (scenes deleted)
Dee Arlen ...
Miss Liar
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After his girl leaves him for someone else, Herbert gets really depressed and starts searching for a job. He finally finds one in a big house which is inhabited by many, many women. Can he live in the same home with all these females? Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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28 June 1961 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El terror de las chicas  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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Trivia

Pat Stanley replaced Diana Dors as Fay. See more »

Goofs

As Herbert is sitting at the bus stop, a small red lunch box appears in one scene, but in the next scene he's again without it. See more »

Quotes

Herbert H. Heebert: Hey, lady!
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Crazy Credits

The end credit reads "OVUR". See more »

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References Scarface (1932) See more »

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Don't Go To Paris
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Jack Brooks
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Please give credit to this masterpiece
3 September 2002 | by (Bs As, Argentina) – See all my reviews

I think it´s time we recognize something that should be said a long time ago: Jerry Lewis is a genius and "Ladies´Man" is his most amazing production. The enormous doll´s house he has created serves perfectly for the development of a succesion of hilarious gags that will make the audience fall from their chairs. Using cranes to shoot the scenes, Lewis obtains beautiful scenes and perfectly timed humor. A band playing lively, walls that move, the partition of the main character in four and lots of beautiful girls complete the picture. Believe me when i say: this man knows what he is doing and it´s about time we accept that he is not just a silly clown; he is a talented and creative filmmaker who took movie techniques to its extremes and gave us both a comic and tragic view of the world we live in. Jerry Lewis is what Godard was to french cinema: an innovator. Let´s adore him.


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