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Send Me No Flowers (1964)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  14 October 1964 (USA)
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A hypochondriac thinks he's dying this time, and makes plans for his wife which she discovers and misunderstands.

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George Kimball
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Mr. Akins
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Winston Burr
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Linda Bullard
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At one of his many visits to his doctor, hypochondriac George Kimball mistakes a dying man's diagnosis for his own and believes he only has about two more weeks to live. Wanting to take care of his wife Judy, he doesn't tell her and tries to find her a new husband. When he finally does tell her, she quickly finds out he's not dying at all (while he doesn't) and she believes it's just a lame excuse to hide an affair, so she decides to leave him. Written by Leon Wolters <wolters@strw.LeidenUniv.nl>

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Rock is ready to make love yesterday, tomorrow, and especially to Day (Doris that is!)

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14 October 1964 (USA)  »

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Although many people think Doris Day and Rock Hudson co-starred as often as Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, this was only their third - and final - appearance as a screen team. Tony Randall also appeared with them in all three films: Pillow Talk (1959), Lover Come Back (1961) and this. See more »

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In the breakfast scene at the beginning of the picture, the level of coffee in Judy's cup constantly changes between shots. Also, the coffee starts out black, then later has cream in it. See more »

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George Kimball: I'm not her good friend. I'm her husband!
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Referenced in What's My Line?: Episode dated 25 October 1964 (1964) See more »

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Send Me No Flowers
Lyrics by Hal David
Music by Burt Bacharach
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Domestic comedy 101
9 July 2001 | by (Honolulu,Hawaii) – See all my reviews

Very good screenwriting here and a very good example of early sixties suburban lifestyle.Very funny and this movie is one of the best comedies of all time.The cinematography was splendid as well.Comedy fans please watch this one!


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