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That Touch of Mink (1962)

Approved  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  14 June 1962 (USA)
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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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Adult Sophisticated Comedy! See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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14 June 1962 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Amor al vuelo  »

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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 conceded to Doris Day in the only conflict that arose between them during filming. Both Day and Grant preferred their right profile for close-ups. Since it was impossible to accommodate both of them, Grant gave in on what Day later described as "our awkward impasse." See more »

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The take-off and landing shots depict a Pan Am Boeing 707 but the inflight shots are of a Pan Am Douglas DC-8. Both were operated by the airline at the time - but were built by competing manufacturers. See more »

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Philip Shayne: Why doesn't she get married? Only a husband is equipped to take such a beating!
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Great writing, techno-modernist look & killer performance by Audrey Meadows make this film a must!
11 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

Great writing, cool gowns, and Cary Grant panache only begin to describe the pleasures of this surprisingly refreshing film. Cary Grant is an overly-controlling business executive; Gig Young plays his side-kick, junior, and alter-ego. Doris Day is strong-willed and fun to watch, but Audrey Meadows is sensational in her over-the-top performance as Doris Day's older and wiser roommate. Two scenes stand out: one in the fabled NY quick-meal restaurant, the Automat, the other a computer room scene that has to be seen by anyone who knows what IBM stands for. See this movie. It will surprise you.


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