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Release Date:
29 May 1963 (USA) See more »
When Mrs. Call's heart condition acts up, Tammy tags along in the trip to Los Angeles when the old lady is getting her surgery... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Sandra Dee ... Tammy Tyree

Peter Fonda ... Dr. Mark Cheswick

Macdonald Carey ... Dr. Wayne Bentley

Margaret Lindsay ... Rachel Colman, Head Nurse

Beulah Bondi ... Annie Call

Reginald Owen ... Jason Tripp

Alice Pearce ... Millie Baxter, Nurse

Adam West ... Dr. Eric Hassler

Joan Marshall ... Vera Parker, Nurse
Stanley Clements ... Wally Day

Doodles Weaver ... Traction Patient
Mitzi Hoag ... Pamela Burke, Nurse

Alex Gerry ... Chief of Staff

Robert Foulk ... Surgeon
Jill Jackson ... Assistant Surgeon
Forrest Lewis ... Dr. Crandall
Sondra Rodgers ... First Nurse
Charles Seel ... Dr. Smithers
Suzie Kaye ... Dora
Paul Nesbitt ... David

Directed by
Harry Keller 
Writing credits
Oscar Brodney (writer)

Produced by
Ross Hunter .... producer
Original Music by
Frank Skinner 
Cinematography by
Russell Metty 
Film Editing by
Milton Carruth 
Art Direction by
Alexander Golitzen 
George C. Webb 
Set Decoration by
Howard Bristol 
Costume Design by
Rosemary Odell 
Makeup Department
Jack Freeman .... makeup artist
Larry Germain .... hair stylist
Jean Mollner .... makeup artist
Kay Reed .... hair stylist
Allan Snyder .... makeup artist
Lavaughn Speer .... hair stylist
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist
Production Management
Bob Larson .... unit production manager (as Robert Larson)
Edward Muhl .... executive in charge of production
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Carl Beringer .... assistant director
Phil Bowles .... assistant director
Art Department
Walter Hammond .... props
John Faltis .... prop (uncredited)
Solly Martino .... prop (uncredited)
Sound Department
Harold King .... sound
Waldon O. Watson .... sound
Frank H. Wilkinson .... sound
James Curtis .... sound (uncredited)
James V. Swartz .... sound (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Charles Cowie .... grip
Jack Gereghty .... still photographer (as Jack Geraghty)
Wilbur Gossman .... camera assistant
Ledge Haddow .... camera assistant
Max Nippell .... gaffer
Eddie Pyle .... camera operator
Kenneth Smith .... grip (uncredited)
Music Department
Joseph Gershenson .... music supervisor
Percy Faith .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Henry Mancini .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Ethmer Roten .... musician: flute (uncredited)
Herman Stein .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Stanley Wilson .... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Other crew
Leon Charles .... dialogue coach
Diana N. Loomis .... script supervisor

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Additional Details

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88 min
Color (Eastmancolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.66 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)

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Final film of Beulah Bondi.See more »
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1 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
unrealistic, 27 June 2006
Author: sdhardin from United States

Being from the south, I'm insulted by the portrayal of Tammy's speech. No one--I repeat--no one from the south has, does, or ever will speak that way. I've known some very backwoods people in my time, and even they did not speak in the way that the Tammy character does in this movie. It makes no sense and is very unrealistic. It's too bad that the writers didn't spend a single day in Mississippi to see how people from that state actually talk. While the plot is just as implausible as well, there are some slightly refreshing and entertaining aspects to this movie. It cannot, however, come even close to being compared to the original--Tammy and the Bachelor, a much classier movie.

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