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Just for Fun (1963)

 -  Musical | Comedy  -  June 1963 (USA)
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With an election approaching, the two major political parties in England work desperately to capture the enthusiasm of teenagers, who have been granted the right to vote. When the prime ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Wynter ...
Mark
Cherry Roland ...
Cherry
Alan Caddy ...
Himself (as The Tornados)
Richard Vernon ...
Prime Minister
Reginald Beckwith ...
Opposition Leader
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Official
Jeremy Lloyd ...
Prime Minister's son
Harry Fowler ...
Interviewer
Edwin Richfield ...
Man With Badge
Alan Freeman ...
Himself, Disc Jockey
David Jacobs ...
Himself, Disc Jockey
Jimmy Savile ...
Himself, Disc Jockey
Irene Handl ...
Housewife
Hugh Lloyd ...
Burglar
Dick Emery ...
Juke Box Jury Members
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With an election approaching, the two major political parties in England work desperately to capture the enthusiasm of teenagers, who have been granted the right to vote. When the prime minister cuts the quota of musical programs permitted on television, teenagers Mark and Cherry lead others youngsters in forming their own political party, which successfully utilizes popular recording artists in helping to win the election.

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The big teen musical made just for you! See more »

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Which Way The Wind Blows
Sung by Louise Cordet
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I saw this film in 1963 and met Cherry Roland in 1984
1 March 2003 | by (Windsor,England) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie in 1963 on a school ship call the Dunera which sailed from Newcastle to the Channel Islands, Vigo in Spain, Lisbon in Portugal. I was 13yrs old. I was mad about pop music and although the storyline was poor the stars were the 'it' of the day. The movie had been well published in the Newcastle Journal and as a up and coming 'mod' I just had to see it and never forgot it ever. Then in 1984 I met Cherry Roland. We bought a shop from her and her partner, Mirelle Wright, this was a Lingerie and Beachwear shop in Southport Merseyside.

Cherry became a great friend of myself and my wife Sue. We lost touch with her but saw her by chance in a bar in Calpe Spain in 1990.

This is the last time we made contact. Does anyone know where she is today?


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