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Panic Button

USA, 1964


A businessman plans to solve his tax problems by financing a film version of Romeo and Juliet. He hires Maurice Chevalier and Jayne Mansfield to play the title roles, and Akim Tamiroff to direct.

Panic Button Instrueret af George Sherman, Giuliano Carnimeo

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  • Aaken's rating of the film Panic Button

    Great screenplay and cast. It could have been a riotous farce, but Sherman directs the whole thing with as much verve as a depressed sloth. Tamiroff is the most hilarious as the demented director, Chevalier does a tired repeat of his usual Chevalier number, Powell brings elegance and Mansfield is amusing as a talentless whore with a heart of gold who plays Juliet opposite Chevalier's Romeo... A missed opportunity.

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