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I'd Rather Be Rich (1964)

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An updated remake of It Started With Eve (1941). A young heiress is summoned to the bedside of her dying grandfather. The man's last wish is to meet her fiance, but problems arise when the ... See full summary »

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Cynthia Dulaine
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Martin Wood
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Dr. Charles Crandall
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Airline Ticket agent
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An updated remake of It Started With Eve (1941). A young heiress is summoned to the bedside of her dying grandfather. The man's last wish is to meet her fiance, but problems arise when the fiance is delayed and a young chemical engineer is persuaded to take his place. When the grandfather suddenly (and secretly) recovers, he uses the situation to his advantage - playing matchmaker in an attempt to ensure his granddaughter's happiness. Written by Anonymous

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When it comes to men...or money...she's the richest girl in town!

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25 December 1964 (Finland)  »

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Philip Dulaine: Why do young people waste time fighting? You should make love when you're young, and fight when you're old.
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Remake of It Started with Eve (1941) See more »

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It Had To Be You
Written by Gus Kahn and Isham Jones
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A wonderfully happy movie. Maurice Chevalier was so much fun to watch that I wish I could see this movie again and again.
6 January 1999 | by (St. Louis, MO) – See all my reviews

This is a light hearted comedy that simply sparkles. Maurice Chevalier was continually humorous and made the whole movie work. Sandra Dee, who played the loyal granddaughter, did an excellent job. Robert Goulet & Andy Williams were just the right blend together on screen. It's too bad this movie is out of print now. Hopefully, in the near future, this wonderful movie will be shown again and I'll be right there watching it!


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