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Saturday Matinee: The Girl Can't Help It

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Rock'n'roll comedy, concluding the double bill of Frank Tashlin films. Starring
Jayne Mansfield, Tom Ewell
Tom Miller, a small-time theatrical agent, is given the task of turning glamorous Jerri Jordan into a top rock 'n' roll personality. Showing in widescreen format. Featuring Julie London, Ray Anthony, Barry Gordon, Fats Domino, the Platters, Little Richard, Gene Vincent, the Treniers, the Chuckles, Johnny Olenn, Nino Tempo, Eddie Cochran, Abbey Lincoln, Eddie Fontaine
(1956) FILM REVIEWS pages 75-80
Stay Tooned! at 5.30pm on BBC 1 looks at Frank Tashlln's animated work

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Tashlin
Unknown: Jayne Mansfield
Unknown: Tom Ewell
Unknown: Tom Miller
Unknown: Jerri Jordan
Unknown: Julie London
Unknown: Ray Anthony
Unknown: Barry Gordon.
Unknown: Little Richard.
Unknown: Gene Vincent
Unknown: Johnny Olenn
Unknown: Nino Tempo.
Unknown: Eddie Cochran
Unknown: Eddie Fontaine
Jerri Jordan: Jayne Mansfield
Tom Miller: Tom Ewell
Murdock: Edmond O'Brien
Mousey: Henry Jones
Wheeler: John Emery

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Saturday Matinee: The Girl Can't Help It

BBC Two England, 30 September 1995 14.25






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