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Director:
Writers:
Terence Frisby (screenplay)
Terence Frisby (play)
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Release Date:
15 December 1970 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
A saucy delectable romantic comedy for the amorous gourmet. See more »
Plot:
TV personality Robert Danvers, an exceedingly vain rotter, seduces young women daily, never staying long with one... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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User Reviews:
Gratuitous Nude Scene For Goldie... This Must Be The '70s! See more (25 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Peter Sellers ... Robert Danvers

Goldie Hawn ... Marion
Tony Britton ... Andrew Hunter
Nicky Henson ... Jimmy

Diana Dors ... John's Wife
Judy Campbell ... Lady Heather
John Comer ... John

Gabrielle Drake ... Julia Halforde-Smythe
Nicola Pagett ... Claire the Bride
Geraldine Sherman ... Caroline
Thorley Walters ... Manager of Carlton Hotel
Ruth Trouncer ... Gilly Hunter

Françoise Pascal ... Paola
Tom Marshall ... Bryan
Raf De La Torre ... Monsieur Le Guestier

Constantine Gregory ... Michel Le Guestier (as Constantin de Goguel)
Avril Angers ... English Tourist
George Lambert ... Floor Waiter
Marianne Stone ... Woman Reporter
Margaret Lacey ... Autograph Hunter
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eric Barker ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)

Christopher Cazenove ... Nigel (uncredited)
Andre Charisse ... Concierge (uncredited)
Mark Dignam ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Pearl Hackney ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Victor Harrington ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Robin Parkinson ... Reporter (uncredited)
James Payne ... Reporter (uncredited)
Lance Percival ... Willie the Bridegroom (uncredited)
John Serret ... Elevator Operator (uncredited)
Caroline Seymour ... Nigel's Girl Friend (uncredited)
Roy Skelton ... Reporter (uncredited)

Directed by
Roy Boulting 
 
Writing credits
Terence Frisby (screenplay)

Terence Frisby (play)

Peter Kortner (additional dialogue)

Produced by
John Boulting .... producer
John Dark .... executive producer
M.J. Frankovich .... producer
 
Original Music by
Mike d'Abo 
 
Cinematography by
Harry Waxman 
 
Film Editing by
Martin Charles 
 
Casting by
Robert Lennard (uncredited)
 
Art Direction by
John Howell 
 
Set Decoration by
Patrick McLoughlin 
 
Costume Design by
Ossie Clark (costume designer: Ms. Hawn)
Michael Fish (costume designer: Mr. Sellers) (as Mr. Fish)
Alice Pollock (costume designer: Ms. Hawn)
Evangeline Harrison (uncredited)
 
Makeup Department
Eric Allwright .... makeup artist: Ms. Hawn
Joan Carpenter .... hair stylist: Ms. Hawn
John O'Gorman .... makeup artist: Mr. Sellers
 
Production Management
John Sealey .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Adrian Hughes .... third assistant director
Michael Stevenson .... second assistant director
David Tringham .... first assistant director
Gary White .... third assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Brian Ackland-Snow .... draughtsman (uncredited)
Alan Evans .... draughtsman (uncredited)
James Sawyer .... draughtsman (uncredited)
Peter Woods .... draughtsman (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
David Bowen .... sound recordist
Mike Le Mare .... sound editor (as Michael Le Mare)
Nolan Roberts .... sound re-recordist
Paddy Cunningham .... assistant dubbing mixer (uncredited)
Chris Gurney .... boom operator: second unit (uncredited)
Jack Smart .... sound camera operator (uncredited)
George Widdows .... sound maintenance engineer (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Gerry Anstiss .... camera operator
Kenneth J. Withers .... second camera operator
John Golding .... clapper loader (uncredited)
John Howard .... camera operator: special unit (uncredited)
David Muir .... director of photography: second unit (uncredited)
Joe Pearce .... still photographer (uncredited)
Bob Smith .... focus puller: second unit (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Bridget Sellers .... wardrobe
 
Music Department
Gordon Rose .... conductor
Gordon Rose .... music arranger
 
Other crew
Tim Hampton .... location manager
Arthur Cleaver .... production accountant (uncredited)
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
95 min | Argentina:92 min | USA:96 min
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Color (Eastmancolor)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Britt Ekland and Brigitte Bardot were possibles for Marion.See more »
Quotes:
Marion:Are you trying to get me tight?
Robert Danvers:You're frightening enough sober.
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Movie Connections:
Featured in Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
Arabella CinderellaSee more »

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12 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Gratuitous Nude Scene For Goldie... This Must Be The '70s!, 21 December 2005
Author: hokeybutt from Milwaukee, Wisconsin

THERE'S A GIRL IN MY SOUP (3 outta 5 stars) This movie has always had a bad reputation and I could never figure out why. Sure, Peter Sellers has been in much better movies than this... but he's been in lots worse, too. He plays the smarmy, self-absorbed star of a TV gourmet show who enjoys the swinging bachelor life, even as he hits his mid-40s. He meets up with Goldie Hawn, a hip, sexually-liberated young gal of less-than-20 and the sparks, as they say, fly. There are some really funny lines but a lot of missed comedic opportunities as well. To this day I still wonder why there is no big payoff to the wine-tasting scene... after all the time spent trying to teach Goldie that one is supposed to "spit" and not "swallow" I wonder why she doesn't wind up spitting up during a fancy dinner scene. This may not be one of Sellers' best but Goldie Hawn does a fine job... breaking free of the one-dimensional blonde ditz character that she was known for at the time. (She even gets a totally gratuitous nude scene... wow, this must be the '70s!)

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