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Goodbye Charlie (1964)

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Shot by a jealous husband, Charley falls out a porthole and is lost at sea only to find himself returned as an attractive blond woman. His best friend is staying at his house as he puts ... See full summary »

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George Wellington Tracy
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The Reincarnated Charlie Sorel / Virginia Mason
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Bruce Minton, the 3rd
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Janie Highland
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Franny Salzman (as Ellen McRae)
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Rusty Sartori
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Morton Craft
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Inspector (as Roger Carmel)
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Charles Sorel
Myrna Hansen ...
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Patron
Michael Jackson ...
Himself
Anthony Eustrel ...
Butler (as Antony Eustrel)
Donna Michelle ...
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Sir Leopold Sartori
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Shot by a jealous husband, Charley falls out a porthole and is lost at sea only to find himself returned as an attractive blond woman. His best friend is staying at his house as he puts Charlie's affairs in order and after being convinced, finds himself an unwilling helper in Charlie's new plan to marry into money. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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They don't make girls like "Charlie" anymore -- they never did!


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18 November 1964 (USA)  »

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Au revoir Charlie  »

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Trivia

The original Broadway production of "Goodbye Charlie" by George Axelrod opened at the Lyceum Theater on December 16, 1959 and ran for 109 performances starring Lauren Bacall. See more »

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Vincente Minnelli is credited as "Vincente Minelli" See more »

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Sir Leopold Sartori: If I were not Hungarian, I would be speechless.
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Remade as The Hot Chick (2002) See more »

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Goodbye Charlie
Lyrics by Dory Previn (as Dory Langdon)
Music by André Previn (as Andre Previn)
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Gender-bending comedy by a bunch of top rank pros
18 July 1999 | by (Anaheim, CA) – See all my reviews

Read the cast list. These people can act and they know how to do comedy. Read Maltin's review and send him a raspberry. If he liked the play better, he should be a theater critic and not review films. I hate stuff like that. This is a funny movie, I have never seen the stage play and never hope to do so, so the fact that Maltin liked some stage version thirty years ago better is totally irrelevant to my possible enjoyment of a film, or yours. This is a good movie, and if you like the stars you will probably enjoy it. I gave it a nine because I couldn't give it an 8.5.


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