Love In A Goldfish Bowl



Director: Jack Sher

Writers: Irene Kamp (story)
Jack Sher

Release Date: December 15, 1961 (USA)

Genre: Comedy / Musical

Plot Synopsis: In this comedy drama, two troubled college freshmen find themselves united by their mutual family woes and so decide to spend the summer together in a beachhouse belonging to the boy's mother. They are platonic friends until the girl gets in trouble during a sailing accident and is rescued by a handsome Coast Guardsman who finds the pretty lass irresistible and starts showing up regularly at the beachhouse with his friends. Wild parties ensue and great fun is had until the boy's mom suddenly appears. Seeing that her son is cohabitating with a woman, she immediately makes lurid assumptions, the result of which makes the two mixed-up kids realize that they have somehow fallen in love.

Runtime: 88 min

Cast (in credits order)
Tommy Sands ... Gordon Slide
Fabian ... Guiseppi La Barba
Jan Sterling ... Sandra Slide
Toby Michaels ... Blythe Holloway
Edward Andrews ... Sen. Clyde Holloway
John McGiver ... Dr. Frowley
Majel Barrett ... Alice
Shirley O'Hara ... Clara Dumont
Robert Patten ... Lt. (j.g.) Marchon
Phillip Baird ... Gregory
Denny Miller ... Oscar Flegler
Susan Silo ... Jenny
Elizabeth MacRae ... Jackie
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nancy Downey ... Wet Girl at Party
Joe Hyams
Marlin McKeever
Mike McKeever
Carol O'Leary ... Food Fight Party Girl
Tom Quain ... Playboy at party
Lisa Seagram
Dee J. Thompson