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Dear Brigitte (1965)

Not Rated  |   |  Comedy, Family  |  8 January 1965 (USA)
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Professor Leaf, an absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences, is forced to face the fact that his son is a math prodigy with little artistic talent of his own.

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Kenneth 'Kenny' Taylor
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Vina Leaf
Cindy Carol ...
Pandora 'Panny' Leaf
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Erasmus 'Ras' Leaf
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Peregrine Upjohn
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Doctor Volker
Charles Robinson ...
George
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Dean Sawyer
Jane Wald ...
Terry, George's Wife
Alice Pearce ...
Unemployment Office Clerk
Jesse White ...
Cliff Argyle the Bookie
Gene O'Donnell ...
Police Lt. Rink
Orville Sherman ...
Von Schlogg
Maida Severn ...
Miss Eva, Ras' Teacher
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Professor Leaf, an absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences, is forced to face the fact that his son is a math prodigy with little artistic talent of his own. Written by <ghelton@airmail.net>

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Trivia

According to Bill Mumy, this movie shows Brigitte Bardot's first American actor film kiss, with him. See more »

Goofs

Notwithstanding the opening background shots of the Golden Gate bridge, the exteriors of this film were NOT filmed in the San Francisco bay area. After about 30 seconds into the film, the exteriors are shot in the Seattle/Tacoma puget sound bay area. The boat "Issaquah" is the giveaway. See more »

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Unemployment Office Clerk: What kind of work do you do anyway?
Professor Robert Leaf: I'm a poet.
Unemployment Office Clerk: Oh, boy. This morning so far I've had an oyster opener, a balloonist, a circus fat lady who claimed she went on a diet and lost her job, and now I got me a poet.
Professor Robert Leaf: Well, I AM a poet.
[thumbing through a book]
Professor Robert Leaf: I'm in this anthology. My name is in that book.
Unemployment Office Clerk: You see this?
[plopping down a phone book on the counter]
Unemployment Office Clerk: I'm in this book, but that don't make me a telephone.
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Bright boy beams at beautiful, buxom, bombshell Brigitte Bardot
24 October 2001 | by (Broken Bow, Oklahoma) – See all my reviews

Fairly good comedy featuring an ultra smart little boy who is used by swindlers for their own gain despite the over protectiveness of his father. Meanwhile, the boy is scheming to meet the famous French actress while his sister is anguishing over boys and proms. Typical 60's comedy.


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