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Madison Avenue (1961)

TV-PG | | Drama | 7 January 1962 (USA)
An adman and an ad woman put a dangerous milk tycoon in line for the White House.


(as Bruce Humberstone)


(screenplay), (novel)


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Complete credited cast:
Clint Lorimer
Anne Tremaine
Peggy Shannon
Harvey Holt Ames
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J.D. Jocelyn
Miss Thelma Haley
Stevenson Brock
Betti Andrews ...
Katie Olsen
The Style Sisters ...
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Ronnie Brown ...


An adman and an ad woman put a dangerous milk tycoon in line for the White House.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

advertising | based on novel | See All (2) »




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Release Date:

7 January 1962 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Inferno a Madison Avenue  »

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Technical Specs


(FMC Library Print)

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Final film of director H. Bruce Humberstone. See more »


Although the film takes place in 1962, the rear projection when the actors are in taxicabs, is of late 1940s-era automobiles. See more »


The Milk Song
Music and Lyrics by Harry Barris
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worth watching
19 December 2007 | by (Midwest, USA) – See all my reviews

I am not going to disagree with anything the other reviewers have said, however, if I had read these reviews first I may not have watched this movie. And this movie is worth watching. Not because there is anything special here, but merely because it is interesting and moves along at a pleasant pace. Dana Andrews is typical Dana Andrews and he is always a solid actor. Most of his movies are well-made. Jeanne Crain, although about 37 is a doll as always and therefore always worth seeing. This may not be the type of movie to schedule your evening around or set the recorder for, but it is a satisfying movie for an afternoon when you need something to entertain you.

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