5.3/10
427
7 user 3 critic

Promise Her Anything (1966)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Romance | 22 February 1966 (USA)
A young lady has been widowed and left with a baby son to bring up alone. She decides that the baby needs a father figure and decides to marry a psychologist. She hides her son with an ... See full summary »

Director:

Arthur Hiller

Writers:

William Peter Blatty (screen story), William Peter Blatty (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Kaleidoscope (1966)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Romantic comedy which has Barney Lincoln and Angel McGinnis as a pair of amorous adventurers in the gambling places of London and the Riviera. Barney Lincoln is a rambling gambling man who ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Smight
Stars: Warren Beatty, Susannah York, Clive Revill
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

During the Cold War, John Goldfarb (Richard Crenna) crashes his spy plane in the Middle East and is taken prisoner by the local government. His captor, King Fawz (Sir Peter Ustinov), soon ... See full summary »

Director: J. Lee Thompson
Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Peter Ustinov, Richard Crenna
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An employee at Diner's Club issues a credit card to a well-known mobster and has to retrieve it in order to keep his job.

Director: Frank Tashlin
Stars: Danny Kaye, Cara Williams, Martha Hyer
All Fall Down (1962)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Ralph and Annabell Willart are a feuding couple who are constantly bickering over their worthless, good-for nothing son Berry-Berry. When Berry-Berry begins yet another meaningless love ... See full summary »

Director: John Frankenheimer
Stars: Eva Marie Saint, Warren Beatty, Karl Malden
Comedy | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In World War II, a strategic Italian village agrees to surrender to the Allies only if it's allowed to organize a celebratory festival while giving aerial reconnaissance the false impression of fierce ground fighting.

Director: Blake Edwards
Stars: James Coburn, Dick Shawn, Sergio Fantoni
Mickey One (1965)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

After the mob tries to kill him for an unknown reason, a comedian steals the identity of a homeless man and goes on the run.

Director: Arthur Penn
Stars: Warren Beatty, Alexandra Stewart, Hurd Hatfield
Bunker Bean (1936)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Bunker Bean, a meek office clerk, has grandiose dreams but seems destined to remain forever in his lowly station. He seeks out the help of a fortune- teller, who tells him he is the ... See full summary »

Directors: William Hamilton, Edward Killy
Stars: Owen Davis Jr., Louise Latimer, Robert McWade
Certificate: M/PG Comedy | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Three separate plans to rob a top-security bank in the western town of Friendly, Texas, circa 1880.

Director: Hy Averback
Stars: Zero Mostel, Kim Novak, Clint Walker
Certificate: M/PG Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Fran walks into a piano bar for pizza. She comes back home with Joe, the piano player. Joe plans on winning $5,000 and leaving Las Vegas. Fran waits for something else. Meanwhile, he moves in with her.

Director: George Stevens
Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Warren Beatty, Charles Braswell
Blackmail (1939)
Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

John Ingram, successful oil-field firefighter, is really a chain-gang escapee. Someone out of his past finds him...

Director: H.C. Potter
Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Ruth Hussey, Gene Lockhart
Gunn (1967)
Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Peter Gunn investigates the murder of Scarlotti, a mobster who once saved the detective's life. The primary suspect appears to be Fusco, who has taken over. In the middle of the case, an ... See full summary »

Director: Blake Edwards
Stars: Craig Stevens, Laura Devon, Edward Asner
Our Wife (1941)
Certificate: Passed Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Jerry Marvin, a talented musician and composer, wallows in drunken self-pity after he is divorced by his wife Babe. Along comes new love Susan, who rescues Jerry and provides him with fresh... See full summary »

Director: John M. Stahl
Stars: Melvyn Douglas, Ruth Hussey, Ellen Drew
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Warren Beatty ... Harley Rummel
Leslie Caron ... Michele O'Brien
Robert Cummings ... Dr. Philip Brock (as Bob Cummings)
Keenan Wynn ... Angelo Carelli
Hermione Gingold ... Mrs. Luce
Lionel Stander ... Sam
Asa Maynor ... Rusty
Cathleen Nesbitt ... Mrs. Brock
Michael Bradley Michael Bradley ... John Thomas
Warren Mitchell ... Frank Focus / Panel Moderator
Sydney Tafler Sydney Tafler ... Panel Participant
Michael Kane Michael Kane ... Staff Doctor
Riggs O'Hara Riggs O'Hara ... Glue Sniffer
Mavis Villiers ... Rusty's Mother
Margaret Nolan ... Mail-Order Film Girl
Edit

Storyline

A young lady has been widowed and left with a baby son to bring up alone. She decides that the baby needs a father figure and decides to marry a psychologist. She hides her son with an upstairs neighbour until she has got her man. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Promise her anything...BUT TAKE HER TO OUR PICTURE FIRST!

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 February 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Prométele cualquier cosa See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Seven Arts Productions See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

By the time this movie premiered Leslie Caron's husband had divorced her, as she had been in a long term affair with Warren Beatty. Because Beatty had been determined the reason for the divorce, the British court ordered him to pay for all of the court costs. See more »

Goofs

The yellow boom/bucket truck that begins at Radio City Music Hall and Times Square changes to a completely different truck when it arrives at the clinic. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Philip Brock: But you don't understand, he is a very exceptional child.
Harley Rummel: Of course, he's an exceptional child - he's mine.
Dr. Philip Brock: No. Absolutely not. You have signed a release.
Harley Rummel: I want my baby. I can't live without him!
Dr. Philip Brock: Mr. Rummel, don't you want your baby cured?
Harley Rummel: I want him home.
Dr. Philip Brock: But you must leave him here - in the interests of science.
Dr. Philip Brock: Science! Science! what does science know of a father's love? Can it mend a broken heart?
Dr. Philip Brock: Now you listen to me. Now this child remains here tonight. We've got to photograph him before...
[...]
See more »

Connections

References The Twilight Zone (1959) See more »

Soundtracks

Promise Her Anything
Lyrics by Hal David
Music by Burt Bacharach
Sung by Tom Jones
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Never Act With Small Children
17 March 2002 | by bobliptonSee all my reviews

This is a prime example of this show biz dictum. Beatty and Caron both act as if they are embarrassed to be in this cheap, poorly written, smutty comedy, and well they should. Apparently they were having an affair at the time and would rather be off alone. So would you if you were in this movie. Give it a miss unless you're a fan.


10 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 7 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed