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The Ladies Man (1961)

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
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Gloria
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Miss Anxious
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Himself
Westbrook Van Voorhis ...
Himself - TV Person to Person
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Miss Cartilage
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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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He's a handyman in a Hollywood hotel -- for girls only! See more »

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Release Date:

28 June 1961 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El terror de las chicas  »

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$3,100,000 (estimated)
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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Technicolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In the broken hat scene, Jerry Lewis can be seen and heard stifling giggles at the responses of Buddy Lester (in a cameo), while Lewis' back is to the camera. See more »

Goofs

Jerry dismantles the bunk beds before he goes to sleep. However, when he runs back to his room after he sees all of the girls, the bed bunk beds are put back together. See more »

Quotes

Herbert H. Heebert: Hey, lady!
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Crazy Credits

We wish to Thank the United States Armed Forces (But only if they came to see the picture) See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Ladies' Man
Music by Harry Warren
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Definitely not one of lewis' best
27 January 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I am being beneficient and/or munificent to give this movie a three-star rating. While as a boy I started seeing some of his first movies (e.g.-Jumping Jacks and Scared Stiff) and almost never missed a one of his movies all through my teen years, and was always taken with his patented laugh and very amusing antics, this movie was, I felt, a disappointment and a anomaly to most of his movies. While I did like seeing and hearing Harry James and His Orchestra, and while I liked seeing George Raft, the movie was basically a letdown. It was boring: it virtually had no plot and the acting was not of any great quality. If boredom is ever recommendable, this movie would singularly qualify for that. Again, I always liked Jerry Lewis', but this movie is, again, for many reasons, one of his worst.


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