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What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (1968)

A new infection that simply makes people feel happy is treated as a threat by the authorities while its "victims" work to spread it to others.

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J. Gardner Monroe
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A new infection that simply makes people feel happy is treated as a threat by the authorities while its "victims" work to spread it to others.

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This picture is all about...Love/Red Tape/Scotch tape?/SEX/strange birds/Strange People and 17 ways to feel good See more »

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24 May 1968 (USA)  »

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17 syntages gia na ginete eftyhismenos  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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2.35 : 1
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Thelma Ritter's final film; her screen debut, Miracle on 34th Street (1947), was also directed by George Seaton, making Ritter one of a handful of actors to be directed by the same person in both their first and last films. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Shapiro: What this particular virus evidentally does is cause changes in our behavior patterns. People infected become euphoric, have a sense of well-being.
The Mayor: Well, I'm not going to order the Police Commissioner to call out twenty-eight thousand cops to find some bird that makes people feel good.
Dr. Shapiro: But we have no way of knowing what it may lead to. People could feel so good they'd quit their jobs, fly kites in Times Square, block traffic, uh... stop voting...
The Mayor: Stop voting!
[picks up the phone]
The Mayor: Get me the ...
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Blue, Black and Gray
Written by Jerry Keller and Dave Blume
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4 January 2003 | by (Lincoln,Missouri) – See all my reviews

This is one of my favorites and haven't seen it or been able to find it to buy anywhere, I only recently found out about your data base this is a great place to find if movies are available on VHS, or DVD. "What's So Bad About Feeling Good" is a great comedy and hope to find it soon


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