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Marriage on the Rocks (1965)

 |  Comedy  |  24 September 1965 (USA)
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Ad-agency president Dan Edwards who, when he goes to Mexico to celebrate his nineteenth wedding anniversary, winds up getting divorced by mistake - whereupon his wife Valerie marries his ... See full summary »

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Dan Edwards
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Ernie Brewer
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Miguel Santos
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Jeannie MacPherson
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Jim Blake
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Shad Nathan
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Tracy Edwards
Davey Davison ...
Lisa Sterling
Michel Petit ...
David Edwards (as Michael Petit)
Trini López ...
Himself
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Lola
Darlene Lucht ...
Bunny (as Tara Ashton)
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Miss Blight
Flip Mark ...
Rollo
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Ad-agency president Dan Edwards who, when he goes to Mexico to celebrate his nineteenth wedding anniversary, winds up getting divorced by mistake - whereupon his wife Valerie marries his best friend Ernie Brewer by mistake. Frank's future pop star daughter Nancy Sinatra has a featured role. Written by alfiehitchie

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Trivia

Someone in Mexico took exception to the idea of their country being a place for quickie divorces or marriages, convinced the government to block Frank Sinatra (for a time) from entering Mexico, even though he owned property down there. See more »

Quotes

Shad Nathan: Now, I get the picture. Dan is pre-occupied with his work. He feels sure of you. You feel neglected. You're getting a little older.
Valerie Edwards: A lot older! I told you, I'm a realist.
Shad Nathan: And, you're starting to feel insecure. Now, what do we do about it?
Valerie Edwards: We stop playing analyst and we sit down and draw up the divorce papers. Everybodies getting a divorce. I'll be one of the IN people.
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Ring-a-ding-dud
25 June 2001 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

It's a marriage merry-go-round when Deborah Kerr rather inadvertently divorces workaholic hubby Frank Sinatra while on vacation in Mexico; when he fails to make things right, she (once again) inadvertently winds up hitched to boozy best friend Dean Martin. Made during the time when films had become second priority to F.S. (Ol' Blue Eyes had earned his Oscar and, with some exceptions, it quickly became a downward spiral for him and the movies). This picture is quite plush and well-produced, but it's just a throwaway--a shame since the premise did have some interesting possibilities. Best part of the flick is Nancy Sinatra (barely out of her teens) and Tony Bill as the youngsters in love. The rest is a snooze. Happy Hour for the Rat Pack was finally over...closin' time guys! ** from ****


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