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The Impossible Years (1968)

G  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  5 December 1968 (USA)
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The eldest daughter of a Professor of Psychology at a large conservative university causes havoc, and great embarrassment, for her father with her free-willed and uninhibited lifestyle.

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Cast

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Jonathan Kingsley
Lola Albright ...
Alice Kingsley
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Richard Merrick
Ozzie Nelson ...
Dr. Herbert Fleischer
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Linda Kingsley
Jeff Cooper ...
Bartholmew Smuts
John Harding ...
Dean Harvey Rockwell
Rich Chalet ...
Freddie Fleischer
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Andy McClaine
Darleen Carr ...
Abbey Kingsley
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Dr. Elliot Fish
Louise Lorimer ...
Mrs. Celia Fish
Karen Norris ...
Mrs. Rockwell
Susan French ...
Miss Hammer
Trudi Ames ...
Francine
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The eldest daughter of a Professor of Psychology at a large conservative university causes havoc, and great embarrassment, for her father with her free-willed and uninhibited lifestyle.

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The Battle of the Ages! The Undergraduates vs. The Over-Thirties!

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Comedy | Drama

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5 December 1968 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Minha Filha é Um Problema  »

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Abbey (Darleen Carr) sits on the stairs to watch the confrontation between her father and the three boys he plans to question about their relationship with her sister. Her mother orders her out to the pool, and just as she does so, the shadow of the boom microphone passes over the banister behind Abbey. See more »

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The Impossible Years
Words and Music by The Tokens
Sung by The Cowsills
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Sign of the Times
17 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

While the film is greatly dated in viewing it today, as for someone that lived during the 60's, it was quite ground breaking in dealing with current trends in our society. Since themes such as this were something relatively new, they sort of skimmed around the issues, and weren't as hard hitting as they are today.

Alond with this film, David Niven starred in another film of this genre also in 1968, "Prudence and the Pill". Even by 1968 standards this film was very silly and disappointing.

It is ironic how Hollywood, tried to deal with society's changes by making them seem humorous and inconsequential.


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