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Bonnie Pulaski
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Toni Denham
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Michele Perrier
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Liz Bradville
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Lt. (j.g.) Wadsworth 'Smitty' Smith
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Lt. Peter Langley
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Lt. Cmdr. Ben Bradville
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Radarman Billy Pulaski
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Hulldown
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Italian Farmer
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Vittorio
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John McLaren ...
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Italian Barman
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Bonnie, Toni, Michele and Liz are on the Riviera to visit their respective husbands and boyfriends in the U.S. Navy. Bonnie tries to resume her canceled honeymoon, Liz wishes her newly-promoted husband would settle down, Frenchwoman Michele wants Lt. Langley to spend some time with her, meanwhile his fiancée Toni takes an interest in Lt. Smith. Written by Matthew Patay

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30 August 1963 (West Germany)  »

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Mein Schiff fährt zu dir  »

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Trivia

The ships which appear as the opening credits role are the aircraft carrier USS Randolph (CVS-15) and the destroyer USS Barry (DD-933). The Barry is currently (2003) a museum ship in Washington, DC but the Randolph was scrapped in 1973. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Wadsworth 'Smitty' Smith: [he has brought her a rose] It's one of those artificial ones.
Toni Denham: It's still very nice.
Lt. Wadsworth 'Smitty' Smith: I didn't know it was artificial when I stole it from the hotel lobby.
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Referenced in The Jack Benny Program: The Connie Francis Show (1963) See more »

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Waiting for Billy
Written by Benny Davis, Murray Mencher (as Ted Murry) & Dramato Palumbo
Performed by Connie Francis
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Where the Boys Aren't
16 December 2007 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Four women, in various stages of romantic pursuit, "Follow the Boys" (men, actually) around European ports, mostly from a dilapidated old jalopy. The four females are: Connie Francis (as Bonnie Pulaski), Paula Prentiss (as Toni Denham), Janis Paige (as Liz Bradville) and Dany Robin (as Michele Perrier). Their "Boys" are: Russ Tamblyn (as Wadsworth Smith), Richard Long (as Peter Langley), Roger Perry (as Billy Pulaski), and Ron Randell (as Ben Bradville). The cast is likable, but the film is dull. Ms. Francis, not coincidently MGM's top selling recording artist, is especially noteworthy; with relatively little experience in films, she performs as well as anyone. However, Francis isn't given enough to do. After an Italian wine-stomping event, all's well that ends well.

**** Follow the Boys (2/27/63) Richard Thorpe ~ Connie Francis, Paula Prentiss, Russ Tamblyn


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