The Nutty Professor 1963

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The Nutty Professor ★★★ 1963

A mild-mannered chemistry professor creates a potion that turns him into a suave, debonair, playboy type with an irresistible attraction to women. Lewis has repeatedly denied the slick character is a Dean Martin parody, but the evidence is quite strong. Easily Lewis's best film. 107m/C VHS, DVD . Jerry Lewis, Stella Stevens, Del Moore, Kathleen Freeman, Howard Morris, Les Brown, Med Flory, Norman Alden, Milton Frome, Buddy Lester, Henry Gibson; D: Jerry Lewis; W: Bill Richmond, Jerry Lewis; C: Wallace Kelley; M: Walter Scharf. Natl. Film Reg. ‘04.