The Monkees' manager, Rudy Gunther, sends them to the Riverdale Country Club to audition for a Sweet Sixteen Party. The organizer, Charles Russell, happens to be an old Marine buddy of Rudy's. His daughter, Vanessa, immediately falls for Davy and starts neglecting her homework. Realizing they will surely lose the job if she flunks, the boys decide to help her study for her final. Written by
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The Monkees' hair is noticeably longer during close ups of the performance of their songs, as these sequences were re-shot a year after this pilot was filmed. See more
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References Get Smart
I wanna be free
Written and Produced by Tommy Boyce
and Bobby Hart
Performed by The Monkees See more