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Looking for Love (1964)

Not Rated | | Musical | 27 November 1964 (Finland)
After being in Hollywood for a month with lots of compliments but no offers, girl next door Libby Caruso decides to give up on having a singing career and focus on what she believes is her ... See full summary »

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Don Weis
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Connie Francis ... Libby Caruso
Jim Hutton ... Paul Davis
Susan Oliver ... Jan McNair
Joby Baker ... Cuz Rickover
Barbara Nichols ... Gaye Swinger
Johnny Carson ... Johnny Carson
George Hamilton ... George Hamilton
Yvette Mimieux ... Yvette Mimieux
Paula Prentiss ... Paula Prentiss
Danny Thomas ... Danny Thomas
Jay C. Flippen ... Ralph Front
Jesse White ... Tiger Shay
Charles Lane ... Director
Joan Marshall ... Miss Devine
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Storyline

After being in Hollywood for a month with lots of compliments but no offers, girl next door Libby Caruso decides to give up on having a singing career and focus on what she believes is her destiny: to be a wife, hopefully to a doctor. To nab a husband, she believes she has to get a job where many eligible bachelors would notice her, that job despite she having no skills besides singing. Away from her job as a Girl Friday at a brokerage firm, Libby, upon seeing him, believes she is destined to marry Paul Davis, who works at the product development company where Libby's best friend and roommate Jan McNair works, and who believes he is God's gift to the world, if only anyone would notice. Jan knows that Libby isn't Paul's type, he who didn't even notice her. However, who may be Libby's type, but who she in turn didn't really notice is Cuz Rickover, part-time supermarket stock-boy and part-time bass player among some other part-time activities. Ultimately, Paul believes he can help Libby ... Written by Huggo

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Plot Keywords:

invention | showbiz | singing | See All (3) »

Taglines:

It's CONNIE...putting Hollywood's handsomest guys to the "kiss-test"...as she makes a laugh-daffy leap into love! See more »

Genres:

Musical

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 November 1964 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Em Busca do Amor See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Euterpe, Framnet See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When Connie Francis ran into Elvis Presley on the set of this movie, he reportedly told her, "I hear you're using a lot of guest stars in your new musical. How about a job for a hungry folk singer?" This was due to the fact that there were so many guest stars scheduled in the film that it was joked anyone could be in it if they asked. See more »

Quotes

Paul Davis: I'll talk to you tomorrow. Okay, angel?
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Soundtracks

Whoever You Are, I Love You
Written by Peter Udell and Gary Geld
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A Poem of Looking for Love
18 May 2007 | by focusakkerSee all my reviews

Hello, dear mortals. Last Resort here To tell about a film that made Carson fans cheer.

This movie is called Looking for Love. The audience has a butt, and up it they will shove. Connie Francis is such a beaut. She's sexy, plucky, and glamorous to boot.

This movie is a musical, you see. The girls will love it and give it glee. It takes place in a sunny beach. Uh-oh, guys, another security breach!

Johnny Carson had a lot of wit. He made one movie, and that was it. So to see more Carson, don't be a bore, Just go watch the Tonight Show on WNBC, Channel 4.


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