Five Golden Hours (1961) - Rotten Tomatoes

Five Golden Hours1961

Five Golden Hours (1961)





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In this romantic comedy, comedian Ernie Kovacs plays a pallbearer who bilks grieving widows on the side. When he falls in love with one of his marks, a destitute baroness, his desperate ploys to acquire the finances needed to impress her lead him to disaster.


Ernie Kovacs
as Aldo Bondi
Cyd Charisse
as Baronessa Sandra
Dennis Price
as Raphael
John Le Mesurier
as Dr. Alfieri
Finlay Currie
as Fr. Superior
Reginald Beckwith
as Brother Geronimo
Avice Landone
as Beatrice
Ron Moody
as Gabrielle
Leonard Sachs
as Mr. Morini
Georgina Cookson
as Lady Passenger
Hy Hazell
as Lady Guest
Joy Shelton
as Lady Guest
Maya Fabio
as Aldo's Nurse
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Critic Reviews for Five Golden Hours

All Critics (3)

Much of the film's "humor" is a tasteless lampoon of mental-hospital patients.

December 16, 2019 | Full Review…

Its producer and director, one Mario Zampi, should at once be investigated by that Committee on Unartistic Activities which President Kennedy will doubtless soon force Congress to set up.

July 22, 2019 | Full Review…

The wooden acting and lame comedy never registers.

June 8, 2011 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

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