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Film / For Love or Money (1963)

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For Love or Money is a 1963 romantic comedy film directed by Michael Gordon, starring Kirk Douglas, Mitzi Gaynor, Gig Young, Thelma Ritter, Leslie Parrish, Julie Newmar and William Bendix. This is Gaynor's last film to date.

Lawyer Donald Kenneth "Deke" Gentry (Douglas) is given the task of playing matchmaker for the three daughters of his wealthy client Chloe Brasher (Ritter): Kate (Gaynor), Bonnie (Newmar) and Jan (Parrish).

Not to be confused with the 1993 film starring Michael J. Fox.


This film features examples of:

  • Matchmaker Crush: Deke is tasked with playing matchmaker for three sisters, and ends up falling for one of them, Kate.


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