A singer (Martin) who can’t pay his bookie joins a nerdy, star-struck movie fan (Lewis) and his Great Dane in a cross-country convertible ride to Hollywood. The movie fan dream is to meet his favourite film star, Anita Ekberg.
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Jerry Lewis' comedic talents may be straining for some viewers - but not for the European audience! However, Tashlin put them to great advantage in this last Martin/Lewis teaming - perhaps less successfully than in 'Artists and Models'. And the references to Anita Ekberg's early filmography will certainly be lost to audience nowadays, film buffs excepted.