When a young couple is about to marry, the bride's parents decide to divorce. Loosing faith in marriage, the young couple live together instead. After the birth of a child, they put it up for adoption. The bride's parents reconcile so that they can secretly adopt their grandchild. Written by
Bob Hope and Jackie Gleason request the honor of your presence at a swinging session on How to Commit Marriage.
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This movie is the film debut of the California progressive psychedelic hippie band "The Comfortable Chair", recording artists on CBS-Ode Records, whose six band members appear as themselves in the movie. They were discovered and produced by John Densmore and Robby Krieger of famous rock band The Doors. They are: Bernie Schwartz - lead vocals, Barbara Wallace - lead vocals, Gene Garfin - lead guitar, Gary Davis - bass guitar, Greg LeRoy - drums & percussion, and Tad Barczak - synthesizer & piano keyboards. See more
During the golf match sequence the bag of potato chips Mildred the Chimp is enjoying changes between shots from a full bag to one torn in half then full again. See more
Oliver, Nancy and I are going to get married.
We love each other, Mr. Poe.
That's Victorian bourgeois. I'll prove it you.
[calls mistress on speaker phone
Laverne, are we sleeping together?
Do we love each other? Are we married?
Yes, dear. No, dear.
[disconnects speaker phone
Features The Crimson Kimono
Written by Johnny Mercer
Performed by Bob Hope
and Jane Wyman See more