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Promise Her Anything (1966)

A young lady has been widowed and left with a baby son to bring up alone. She decides that the baby needs a father figure and decides to marry a psychologist. She hides her son with an ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Michele O'Brien
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Dr. Philip Brock (as Bob Cummings)
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Angelo Carelli
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Mrs. Luce
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Sam
Asa Maynor ...
Rusty
Cathleen Nesbitt ...
Mrs. Brock
Michael Bradley ...
John Thomas
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Frank Focus / Panel Moderator
Sydney Tafler ...
Panel Participant
Michael Kane ...
Staff Doctor
Riggs O'Hara ...
Glue Sniffer
Mavis Villiers ...
Rusty's Mother
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Mail-Order Film Girl
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Storyline

A young lady has been widowed and left with a baby son to bring up alone. She decides that the baby needs a father figure and decides to marry a psychologist. She hides her son with an upstairs neighbour until she has got her man. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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Promise her anything...BUT TAKE HER TO OUR PICTURE FIRST!

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Comedy | Romance

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22 February 1966 (USA)  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Although passed by the BBFC in November 1965, Promise Her Anything was not released in the UK until it opened at Paramount's Plaza Theatre in London's West End on 24th November 1966. It went out on general release on the ABC circuit in February 1967 as the bottom half of a double bill with Drop Dead Darling. See more »

Goofs

In the 'building-block bridge' demonstration for John Thomas, Harley places a red block on top which becomes blue in the subsequent wider shot. See more »

Connections

References Bicycle Thieves (1948) See more »

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Promise Her Anything
Lyrics by Hal David
Music by Burt Bacharach
Sung by Tom Jones
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"In America, sex never changes...in Denmark, it changes!"
3 May 2011 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

Exceedingly thin comedy from screenwriter William Peter Blatty (paying the bills) about a cheesecake filmmaker in Greenwich Village under duress from his mail-order distributor to spice up the action; his new neighbor is a young French widow with a rambunctious son...and a shapely behind! Tepid picture from talents seen to better advantage elsewhere. Warren Beatty looks flustered and performs listlessly, while Leslie Caron is all spunky externals and no depth. The entire plot is laid out for us in the first 15 minutes, with possible competition for Beatty being Robert Cummings, he of the sexless manner and mannequin's grin. You know you're in for it when the opening montage consists of a toddler wreaking 'comic' chaos in a jewelery store, playing peek-a-boo for the camera while reacting to animated credits hovering about his head. *1/2 from ****


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