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But Not for Me(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

Russ Ward, after 30 years of producing Broadway plays, is ready to quit. His secretary, Ellie Brown, on being given notice, tells him she loves him. Russ proceeds to turn this into a hit play starring Ellie and romance her in a May-December affair.

Cast & Crew

Walter Lang Director
Clark Gable Russell Ward
Carroll Baker Eleanor Brown
Lilli Palmer Kathryn Ward
Lee J. Cobb Jeremiah MacDonald
Barry Coe Gordon Reynolds
Thomas Gomez Demetrios Bacos
Charles Lane Miles Atwood
Wendell Holmes Charles Montgomery
Tom Dugan Roy Morton
Helen Jay Angie
Hal K. Dawson Father in play
Ruth Rickaby Mother in play
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 2 Oct 1959; Los Angeles premiere: 6 Oct 1959
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  [VistaVision Motion Picture High-Fidelity]
The Pearlberg-Seaton Production
AFI; AFI-DVD
Had to use EB tape
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Perlsea Co., Paramount Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  104-105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • but not for me

    Debbie 2010-03-19

    Haven't seen this movie in years waiting for the DVD. Loved it! Lili Palmer has some great lines but Lee J. Cobb has the best line in the film. Fun to... MORE>

  • BUT NOT FOR ME

    Sara Swanson 2010-02-17

    I saw this film in the theater in1959 as a teenager, and totally loved it. The whole cast was wonderful together. I especially enjoyed Lilly Palmer. I... MORE>

  • Funny & true to life.

    molly 2007-12-22

    Lily Palmer is wonderful in this movie. she was a very underated actress. Clark Gable ain't bad either! I wish TCM could show it sooooon! MORE>