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John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (1965)

 -  Comedy  -  24 March 1965 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jenny Ericson ('Strife' Magazine reporter)
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King Fawz
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John Goldfarb
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Miles Whitepaper (chief of Middle East division)
Scott Brady ...
Sakalakis (Notre Dame coach)
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Heinous Overreach (head of CIA)
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Mustafa Guz (Fawz's major-domo)
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Secretary of State Deems Sarajevo
Patrick Adiarte ...
Prince Ammud (King Fawz's son)
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Secretary of Defense Charles Maginot
Jerome Cowan ...
Brinkley (U.S. Ambassador to Fawzia)
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Samir (Chief Eunuch)
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Stottle Cronkite (Head of USIA)
Milton Frome ...
Air Force General
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'Strife' Magazine Editor
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The Crown Prince of Fawzia gets dropped from the football team at Notre Dame; and his father, King Fawz (Peter Ustinov)... See full synopsis »

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It's the happiest, wackiest, zaniest comedy you'll ever see! [UK] See more »

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24 March 1965 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A braccia aperte  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

According to Patricia Bosworth's 1978 biography, Montgomery Clift was offered the male lead in the film, but turned it down. See more »

Quotes

Sakalakis: [looking at bench] Rimsky, in for Korsakoff!
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Connections

Referenced in M*A*S*H: Henry, Please Come Home (1972) See more »

Soundtracks

John Goldfarb, Please Come Home
Music by John Williams (as Johnny Williams)
Lyrics by Don Wolf
Sung by Shirley MacLaine during the opening credits
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Saw this in 1965 at Rocking Chair Theatre Orlando FL
3 June 1999 | by See all my reviews

This movie was newly released, showing in a newly completed "rocking chair" theatre in Orlando FL. Only 15 then, had gone to FL by bus from NC, to visit a friend dying of cancer. We bought bright surfer shirts-a new rage, and went to see this movie at the new theatre. I obviously have a good time youthful impression connected with seeing his movie. The movie itself is a vague memory of a humorous football game, cute harem girls including the young Shirley McLaine, a neat railroad running around a palace, etc. While the acting quality etc. may not have sunk in at that time and age, it was a neat comedy I would love to see again. Wish it would be released on video. Even wish it might appear on TV sometime. Perhaps one day someone may have taped a televised showing and a copy may be available that way. Anyway, I think it was a pleasant comedy, in good taste, that anyone would enjoy.......Except for them celibate types at Notre Dame!!!


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