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That Touch of Mink (1962)

Approved | | Comedy, Romance | 14 June 1962 (USA)
A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save her virginity for marriage.

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Cathy Timberlake is an old fashioned country girl who meets the man of her dreams, Philip Shayne, after his Rolls Royce splashes her with mud on her way to a job interview. Philip is a romantic businessman who is taken by Cathy's honest heart. There's one problem, he's not interested in marriage while Cathy has never thought of anything else. Written by Kelly

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Two of Hollywood's most beloved stars, Cary Grant and Doris Day, sparkle in a breezy, stylish comedy that's rich with romantic delights. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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14 June 1962 (USA)  »

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Amor al vuelo  »

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| (Ontario)

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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Eastman Color)

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2.35 : 1
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Cary Grant hated the finished film. See more »

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When Philip gets out of the back of the chicken truck, the boom is visible on the door. See more »

Quotes

Connie Emerson: Men take one look at you and all of a sudden their wives don't understand them.
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Our Special Thanks To:...and to those New York Yankees Mickey Mantle, Roger Maris, Yogi Berra See more »

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Referenced in Down with Love (2003) See more »

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One of the very best!
18 May 2003 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

People complaining of the dumb/dated plot need to remember that this film is one of a genre and that films of that genre all have the same basic plot. Don't go into it expecting to find something else; allow yourself to accept the basic premise. This is one of THE best of the perpetual-virgin genre, and of course Day was the leading star of same. The script sparkles and the supporting players really add to the total package. John Astin is delightfully smarmy as the cheapskate lothario ("Muscatel, for my lady's pleasure") and John Fiedler is the ultimate mama's boy. Gig Young is unforgettable. Enjoy this fantastically silly movie!


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