I'll Take Sweden

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I'll Take Sweden ★★½ 1965

Overprotective father Hope disapproves of teenaged daughter Weld's guitar-playing boyfriend (Avalon). So to keep her out of harm's way he finagles a company transfer to Sweden. Dad falls for an interior decorator (Merrill) while Weld gets involved with a Swedish playboy (Slate). Deciding Avalon is the lesser of two evils, Hope schemes to get the two back together. 96m/C VHS, DVD . Bob Hope, Tuesday Weld, Frankie Avalon, Dina Merrill, Jeremy Slate, Walter Sande, John Qualen, Roy Roberts, Maudie Prickett; D: Fred de Cordova; W: Arthur Marx, Bob Fisher, Nat Perrin; C: Daniel F. Fapp.