The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953)





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This film is set at a Midwestern university, where freshman Dobie Gillis and his pal Charlie Trask court cute coeds Pansy Hammer and Lorna Ellingboe. Pansy's wealthy father can't stand Dobie and does everything in his power to keep them apart.

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Bobby Van
as Dobie Gillis
Debbie Reynolds
as Pansy Hammer
Bob Fosse
as Charlie Trask
Hans Conried
as Prof. Amos Pomfritt
Barbara Ruick
as Lorna Ellingboe
Hanley Stafford
as Mr. Hammer
Lurene Tuttle
as Mrs. Hammer
Charles Lane
as Prof. Obispo
Archer MacDonald
as Harry Dorcas
Kathleen Freeman
as Happy Stella
Almira Sessions
as Aunt Naomi
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Critic Reviews for The Affairs of Dobie Gillis

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A spirited but nonsensical musical comedy.

May 4, 2010 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Affairs of Dobie Gillis


Corny and dated, a real time capsule. Not headache inducing but something that you really have to be in the mood for.

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