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On the Double(1961)

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Brief Synopsis

An American serviceman in World War II is forced to stand in for a British spy.

Cast & Crew

Danny Kaye Pfc. Ernest Williams/Gen. Sir Lawrence Mackenzie-Smith
Dana Wynter Lady Margaret Mackenzie-Smith
Wilfrid Hyde-White Colonel Somerset
Diana Dors Sgt. Bridget Stanhope
Allan Cuthbertson Captain Patterson
Jesse White Cpl. Joseph Praeger
Gregory Walcott Col. Rock Houston
Terence de Marney Sgt. Colin Twickenham
Rex Evans Gen. Carleton "Puffy" Browne-Wiffingham
Ben Astar General Zlinkov
Rudolph Anders Oberkommandant
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 19 May 1961
Release Date:  1961 Production Date:  [Panavision]
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Capri Productions, Dena Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  92 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • On the Double (1961)

    James Higgins 2010-03-30

    Danny Kaye does a good job. He has frequently done double roles like this. Nicely produced, good story, but it does get a bit tiring after awhile. Margaret... MORE>

  • What a funny movie!!!!

    Janet 2006-02-26

    I'm not very old (33) but I have caught several of Danny Kaye's movies on TV. What a blast!!! One morning he was on in " On The... MORE>