The Affairs of Dobie Gillis

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  • TV-G
  • Genre(s): Comedy Musical
  • Release year: 1953
  • Running time: 72 min
Grainbelt University has one attraction for Dobie Gillis - women, especially Pansy Hammer. Pansy's father, even though and maybe because she says she's in dreamville, does not share her affection for Dobie. An English essay which almost revolutionizes... read more
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Grainbelt University has one attraction for Dobie Gillis - women, especially Pansy Hammer. Pansy's father, even though and maybe because she says she's in dreamville, does not share her affection for Dobie. An English essay which almost revolutionizes English instruction, and Dobie's role in a chemistry lab explosion convinces Mr. Hammer he is right. Pansy is sent off broken-hearted to an Eastern school, but with the help of Happy Stella Kolawski's all-girl band, several hundred

Original Release

08/14/1953

US Release

08/14/1953

Cast

Debbie Reynolds Pansy Hammer
Bobby Van Dobie Gillis
Barbara Ruick Lorna Ellingboe
Bob Fosse Charlie Trask
Hanley Stafford George Hammer
Lurene Tuttle Mrs. Eleanor Hammer
Hans Conried Professor Amos Pomfritt / Prof. Pomfritt
Charles Lane Chemistry Professor Obispo / Prof. Obispo
Archer MacDonald Harry Dorcas
Kathleen Freeman 'Happy Stella' Kowalski / Stella Kowalski
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Don Weis

Writers

Max Shulman

Cast

Debbie Reynolds Pansy Hammer
Bobby Van Dobie Gillis
Barbara Ruick Lorna Ellingboe
Bob Fosse Charlie Trask
Hanley Stafford George Hammer
Lurene Tuttle Mrs. Eleanor Hammer
Hans Conried Professor Amos Pomfritt / Prof. Pomfritt
Charles Lane Chemistry Professor Obispo / Prof. Obispo
Archer MacDonald Harry Dorcas
Kathleen Freeman 'Happy Stella' Kowalski / Stella Kowalski
Almira Sessions Aunt Naomi
Willis Bouchey Dr. Askit - Quiz Master
Charles Halton Dean (Grainbelt U.)
Percy Helton Mr. Hammersmith, Book Seller
Donald Elson Advisor
Suzanne Alexander Co-Ed
Ben Astar Smiling Latvian Used Car Dealer
Lavonne Battle Co-Ed
Ralph Brooks Party Guest
Chuck Courtney Student

Producers

Editors

Conrad A. Nervig

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