Island of Love [DVD] [English] [1963]

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Island of Love
In this different type of gangster farce with a few flaws here and there, Robert Preston is Steve Blair, a superlative con artist whose sidekick Paul Ferris (Tony Randall) is a boozy writer currently working on a cartoon. Steve gets the idea of producing a movie based on Genesis in the Bible and brings Paul into the scheme as a scripter. He finds financial backing in the form of $2,000,000 from gangster Tony Dallas (Walter Matthau) who is none too happy when the final product flops with a resounding crash. Anxious to find a safe spot to hide out, Steve and Paul make their way to a Greek island where Steve is inspired by another brilliant idea for a scam that just might work, knowing full well that the gangster is sure to show up sooner or later. ~ Eleanor Mannikka, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Robert Preston
    Robert Preston - Steve Blair
  • Tony Randall
    Tony Randall - Paul Ferris
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    Giorgia Moll - Elena Harakas
  • Walter Matthau
    Walter Matthau - Tony Dallas
  • Betty Bruce
    Betty Bruce - Cha Cha Miller
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