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Who's Got the Action? (1962)

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A hunch horse-player's marriage is threatened by his betting ways; in desperation, his wife becomes his bookie.

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A hunch horse-player's marriage is threatened by his betting ways; in desperation, his wife becomes his bookie.

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He didn't know it, but he was giving his wife his business. See more »

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1 March 1963 (West Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Come ingannare mio marito  »

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According to newspaper movie gossip columns of the day, Anne Bancroft originally sought to play second female lead under Lana Turner. See more »

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Who's Got The Action?
Lyrics by Jack Brooks
Music by George Duning
Performed by Dean Martin
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Horse races at a tortoise pace.
12 May 2002 | by See all my reviews

Listless little comedy which drags on and on for an hour and a half.Lana Turner,one of the queens of melodrama -"The bad and the beautiful","Madame X","Peyton Place",the sublime "imitation of life"- or film noir ("the postman always rings twice") has not the great comical presence the part asks for.Walter Matthau steals the show:ahead of his time,his character uses a big computer;although a dirty man,he lectures his subordinate about his poor old mother,whom he must support even at his own expense.

A distant relative of "the sting" .People who are allergic to bets,bookies and stuff like that ,take to your heels.


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