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40 Pounds of Trouble (1962)

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Hilarity ensues when a casino manager spends a day at Disneyland with a cute but troublesome little girl.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Steve McCluskey
... Chris Lockwood
... Floyd
... Julius
... Herman
... Cranston
... Swing
... Liz McCluskey
... Louie Blanchard
... Bambi
... Bassett / Uncle Norman
Steve Gravers ... Daytime
Paul Comi ... Deputy Sheriff Cavanaugh
... Judge
... Howard Piper
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Hilarity ensues when a casino manager spends a day at Disneyland with a cute but troublesome little girl.

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Tony's Got Women Trouble!

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31 December 1962 (USA)  »

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Forty Pounds of Trouble  »

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The second remake of Little Miss Marker (1934), the first being Sorrowful Jones. Tony Curtis, star of this version, later co-starred in the third remake, Little Miss Marker, which had Walter Matthau in the lead role. See more »

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Steve makes a phone call from a booth located on the path between Tomorrowland and Main Street. In the scene where the detective chases Steve through the same area, the phone booth is not there. See more »

Quotes

Steve McCluskey: Nobody can sleep fifteen hours.
Penny Piper: They can if they're the manager.
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Version of Little Miss Marker (1934) See more »

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What's the Scene
Lyrics by Sydney Shaw
Music by Mort Lindsey
Sung by David Allen (uncredited)
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Dreadful
21 August 2017 | by See all my reviews

While I absolutely love Suzanne Pleshette and can generally look past most any film's shortcomings just to see her (and hear her!), this film is just dreadful. Disneyland was shown to advantage which may be the only real reason for its existence. That and of course being a commercial for the casino at beginning. A real waste of many talented comedic actors and obviously something Norman Jewison would never put on his resume today. Skip it and watch any of the other versions of this story. This was a box office box and it is easy to see why.


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