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Hold On! (1966)

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British beat group Herman's Hermits, on tour in the USA, is offered an opportunity to have a spaceship named after the group. Several people seem to care whether it happens or not.

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Herman's Hermits ...
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Louisa Page
Sue Ane Langdon ...
Cecile Bannister
Herbert Anderson ...
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Dudley Hawks
Harry Hickox ...
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Hortense Petra ...
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British beat group Herman's Hermits, on tour in the USA, is offered an opportunity to have a spaceship named after the group. Several people seem to care whether it happens or not. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Destination way way way out! - The beauties, the beats and the bikinis have one hullabaloo of a rendezvous! See more »

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12 August 1966 (UK)  »

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Los astronautas del ritmo  »

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The strawberry ice cream cones that Herman and Louisa buy at the stand are a completely different shape when they arrive at the roller coaster (they have grown into a distinct two-scoop shape; at the stand they were just large blobs). See more »

Quotes

Dudley Hawks: How many times must I warn you to stay away from girls?
Herman: But she was someone to talk to.
Dudley Hawks: Oh yes, it all starts with talking, yakity-yakity-yak. But the moment the talking stops, my boy. you're in trouble.
Herman: You have an evil mind.
Dudley Hawks: I'm old enough to enjoy it. You're not. And keep the door locked.
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Make Me Happy
Written by Fred Karger, Sid Wayne, Ben Weisman
Performed by Shelley Fabares
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one of the better 1960s pop music movies
25 July 2000 | by (Las Vegas) – See all my reviews

I recently saw Hold On! on TCM in wide screen format and I liked it. It helps to be a fan of 1960s British music, as Hermans Hermits are featured. I guess this was their answer to the Beatles movies of that era. The plot is crazy and the acting is fair at best, but there was enough music and foolishness to keep me interested. A good example of a 1960s pop music movie.


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