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For Those Who Think Young (1964)

 -  Comedy  -  June 1964 (USA)
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Surfing college students hang out at a club watching comedian Uncle Woody and drinking Pepsis. Rich playboy "Ding" Pruitt falls for Sandy Palmer. His grandfather tries to have the club ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Gardner 'Ding' Pruitt III
Pamela Tiffin ...
Sandy Palmer
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Sid Hoyt
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Topaz McQueen
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Kelp
Robert Middleton ...
Burford Sanford Cronin
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Karen Cross
Claudia Martin ...
Sue Lewis
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Dr. Pauline Swenson (as Ellen McRae)
Woody Woodbury ...
Woody Woodbury
Louis Quinn ...
Gus Kestler
Sammee Tong ...
Clyde
Addison Richards ...
Dean Watkins
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Mousie (as Mousie Garner)
Benny Baker ...
Lou
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Surfing college students hang out at a club watching comedian Uncle Woody and drinking Pepsis. Rich playboy "Ding" Pruitt falls for Sandy Palmer. His grandfather tries to have the club closed but is exposed as an ex-bootlegger. Written by alfiehitchie

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Surfin' high & twistin' wild & feelin' wonderful! See more »

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Comedy

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June 1964 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El clamor de las olas  »

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Trivia

At the time the movie came out, Pepsi Cola's slogan was "Now It's Pepsi for Those Who Think Young". This wasn't a coincidence as Pepsi had a presence in the film. There are scenes of people ordering and drinking Pepsi, as well as a Pepsi machine in the club. See more »

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References Car 54, Where Are You? (1961) See more »

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I'm Gonna Walk All Over This Land
Written by Jimmy Griffin and Jerry Fielding
Sung by Jimmy (James) Griffin
Performed by Paul Johnson of the Bel-Airs, Glen Grey, and Richard Delvy of the Challengers
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Nice, goofy fun
15 March 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Look, this film ain't a classic. Nevertheless ,it was the type of film, that brought the kids in in the 1960's. I saw it at a drive-in when I was 9. Even at that age, I recognized the Pepsi slogan, and when I kept seeing Pepsi machines in the film, I thought it was sponsored by Pepsi. My first encounter with product placement.

The plot is mindless, the characters shallow, the jokes unfunny. Tina Louise stripping off that gold-lame gown is priceless, though. Nice to know, that Tina Louise, could have had a backup career as a stripper, if she had not cashed in on "Gilligan's Island".

Pamela Tiffin's character has the I.Q. of a soapdish. I still enjoyed this film. I work in telecommunications, and I got a real chuckle out of the two (2!) mobile telephones in James Darren's car. I also enjoyed the bit where Darren calls Bob Denver on the walkie-talkie. Real high-tech stuff for this time period.


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