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The Love God? (1969)

M | | Comedy | August 1969 (USA)
Abner Audubon Peacock (Don Knotts) is the publisher of a bird-watcher's magazine which is converted into a girlie mag by an unscrupulous operator Osborn Tremaine (Edmond O'Brien).

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Nat Hiken

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Nat Hiken
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Don Knotts ... Abner Audubon Peacock IV
Anne Francis ... Lisa LaMonica
Edmond O'Brien ... Osborn Tremaine
James Gregory ... Darrell Evans Hughes
Maureen Arthur ... Evelyn Tremaine
Maggie Mancuso ... Rose Ellen Wilkerson (as Maggie Peterson)
Jesslyn Fax ... Miss Love
Jacques Aubuchon ... Carter Fenton
Marjorie Bennett ... Miss Pickering
Jim Boles Jim Boles ... Amos Peacock
Ruth McDevitt ... Miss Keezy
Roy Stuart ... Joe Merkel
Herb Voland ... Atty. Gen. Frederick Snow
James Westerfield ... Rev. Wilkerson
Bob Hastings ... Shrader
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Abner Audubon Peacock (Don Knotts) is the publisher of a bird-watcher's magazine which is converted into a girlie mag by an unscrupulous operator Osborn Tremaine (Edmond O'Brien).

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So many women... Not enough man. See more »

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Comedy

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M | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

August 1969 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sexualprotz wider Willen See more »

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Production Co:

Universal Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Final film of writer/director Nat Hiken. NOTE: He died after it was shot but before it was released. See more »

Goofs

In Frazier's office, Twilight walks up to the chess set and picks up a piece. The wide shot shows him reaching for a black piece, but the subsequent closeup shows a white piece in his hand. See more »

Quotes

Lisa LaMonica: Cool it, boys, I'm just slumming.
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Crazy Credits

When the opening credits actually show the film's title, the voice of Don Knotts can be heard in voice-over, asking in obvious disbelief, "The WHAT???" See more »

Connections

Referenced in My Three Sons: The Love God (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

Mr. Peacock
Written by Walter Slivinski
Sung by The Blossoms and Orange-Colored Sky
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Barney gets sexy
1 October 2001 | by helpless_dancerSee all my reviews

Typical Knotts wide eyed, who me?, what's going on here?, comedy. Fairly amusing throughout with no serious stone left unturned in this ridiculous farce which creates a sex symbol out of a straight arrow, dull, bird watcher. This wouldn't have been as funny using a actor less goofy looking than Knotts.


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