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What's So Bad About Feeling Good? (1968)

A new infection that simply makes people feel happy is treated as a threat by the authorities while its "victims" work to spread it to others.

Director:

George Seaton

Writers:

Vincent McHugh (story "I Am Thinking of My Darling"), Tedd Pierce | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview:
George Peppard ... Pete
Mary Tyler Moore ... Liz
Don Stroud ... Barney
Susan Saint James ... Aida
Dom DeLuise ... J. Gardner Monroe
Nathaniel Frey ... Conrad
John McMartin ... The Mayor
Charles Lane ... Dr. Shapiro
Jeanne Arnold Jeanne Arnold ... Gertrude
George Furth ... Murgatroyd
Morty Gunty ... Sgt. Gunty
Joe Ponazecki Joe Ponazecki ... Officer Ponazecki
Frank Campanella Frank Campanella ... Capt. Wallace
Thelma Ritter ... Mrs. Schwartz
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A new infection that simply makes people feel happy is treated as a threat by the authorities while its "victims" work to spread it to others.

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This picture is all about...Love/Red Tape/Scotch tape?/SEX/strange birds/Strange People and 17 ways to feel good See more »

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

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Release Date:

31 July 1968 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

What's So Bad About Feeling Good? See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Universal Pictures See more »
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Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Cleavon Little's first film. See more »

Quotes

Aide: Mister Mayor, eighty-two percent not only stop brooding, they stop smoking. Ninety-three percent stop drinking.
The Mayor: What's wrong with that?
Aide: In terms of dollars and cents, it's disastrous. Our city is facing a drastic loss in income from sales tax.
The Mayor: That's ridiculous. Forty-seven people? A drop in the bucket.
Aide: But if this goes unchecked for a month, by mathematical progression, half of New York will have the virus. You know what that means? It means a loss in cigarette and liquor taxes more than one ...
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Blue, Black and Gray
Written by Jerry Keller and Dave Blume
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4 January 2003 | by dutchgrlSee all my reviews

This is one of my favorites and haven't seen it or been able to find it to buy anywhere, I only recently found out about your data base this is a great place to find if movies are available on VHS, or DVD. "What's So Bad About Feeling Good" is a great comedy and hope to find it soon


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