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It Happened at the World's Fair (1963)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Musical, Romance | 3 April 1963 (USA)
Mike and Danny fly a crop duster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff seizes it. Trying to earn money, they hitch-hike to the World's Fair in Seattle. While Danny tries ... See full summary »

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Mike and Danny fly a crop duster, but because of Danny's gambling debts, a local sheriff seizes it. Trying to earn money, they hitch-hike to the World's Fair in Seattle. While Danny tries to earn money playing poker, Mike takes care of a small girl, Sue-Lin, whose Uncle Walter has disappeared. Being a ladies' man, he also finds the time to court a young nurse, Diane. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Swinging higher than the Space Needle with the gals and the songs at the famous World's Fair!


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Release Date:

3 April 1963 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mister, Will You Marry Me?  »

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Box Office

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$2,250,000
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(Westrex Recording System)

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(Metrocolor)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The revolving Restaurant Scene in the Space Needle, the signature song, "I'm Falling in Love Tonite", is sung live with the orchestra just behind the camera. Hence the applause at the end of the song. See more »

Goofs

On arrival at the World's Fair, Elvis stores his luggage and guitar. The guitar case is not shown being pushed into a locker, since it would actually be far too long to fit. See more »

Quotes

Mike Edwards: When I was all alone up in the blue with Bessie, I just didn't feel the need for anybody else.
Diane Warren: "Bessie"?
Mike Edwards: She's my airplane.
Diane Warren: Oh, you're a flyer?
Mike Edwards: Yeah. 9,000 hours in the air. 8,000 with a plane.
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Soundtracks

How Would You Like to Be
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Performed by Elvis Presley
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funny movie
20 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

This movie isn't quite as strong as its predecessors but is still a decent movie. This movie has a strong supporting cast with Kurt Russell and Gary Lockwood. It had an interesting plot, but the movie was not all that spectacular, though plenty watchable. This movie did have a strong soundtrack though.


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