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Knock on wood / Dena Productions ; written, produced and directed by Norman Panama and Melvin Frank.

Zetterling, Mai, 1925-1994 (Added Author). Kaye, Danny. (Added Author). Burns, David, 1902-1971 (Added Author). Panama, Norman. (Added Author). Frank, Melvin, 1913-1988 (Added Author). Dena Productions. (Added Author). Olive Films. (Added Author). Mai Zetterling, Danny Kaye, David Burns. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Olive Films, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Sylvia Fine ; choreography, Michael Kidd.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mai Zetterling, Danny Kaye, David Burns.
Summary, etc.:
A neurotic American ventriloquist performing in Europe is unable to control the words coming out of his dummy, resulting in a near-nervous breakdown. His manager, and best friend, orders him to see a famous psychiatrist in Zurich. What follows is a zany adventure involving secret weapons, international spies, and the beautiful Dr. Ilse Nordstrom.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; 1.85:1 aspect ratio, widescreen.
Subject: DVD-Video discs.
Video recordings.
Ventriloquists > Drama.
Americans > Europe > Drama.
Neurotics > Drama.
Psychiatrists > Drama.
Fiction films.
Romance films.
Comedy films.
Spy films.
Parody films.
Feature films.
Genre: Feature films.

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