When the Boys Meet the Girls

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When the Boys Meet the Girls
Directed by Alvin Ganzer
Produced by Sam Katzman
Written by Guy Bolton (play)
Jack McGowan (play)
Robert E. Kent (screenplay)
Starring Connie Francis
Harve Presnell
Music by Fred Karger
Cinematography Paul Vogel
Editing by Ben Lewis
Studio Four-Leaf Productions
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release dates October 10, 1965 (1965-10-10)
Running time 97 minutes
Country United States
Language English

When the Boys Meet the Girls is a 1965 American musical film, directed by Alvin Ganzer and starring Connie Francis and Harve Presnell. Guy Bolton and Jack McGowan were both uncredited in their roles as the writers for the play the film is based on.

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Soundtrack[edit]

When the Boys Meet the Girls
Soundtrack album by Various artists
Released 1966
Length 29:51
Label MGM
Herman's Hermits British chronology
A Must to Avoid
(1966)
When the Boys Meet the Girls
(1966)
Hold On!
(1966)
Herman's Hermits American chronology
Herman's Hermits on Tour
(1965)
When the Boys Meet the Girls
(1966)
Hold On!
(1966)

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by George Gershwin (music), Ira Gershwin (lyrics) except where noted. 

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Artist(s) Length
1. "When the Boys Meet the Girls"   Jack Keller, Howard Greenfield Connie Francis 2:04
2. "Monkey See, Monkey Do"   Johnny Farrow Sam the Sham and The Pharaohs 2:33
3. "Embraceable You"     Harve Presnell 2:56
4. "Throw It Out of Your Mind"   Unknown Louis Armstrong & Orchestra 2:10
5. "Mail Call"   Fred Karger, Bein Weisman, Sid Wayne Connie Francis 2:17
6. "I Got Rhythm"     Connie Francis & Harve Presnell 3:34
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Artist(s) Length
1. "Listen People"   Graham Gouldman Herman's Hermits 2:31
2. "Bidin' My Time"     Herman's Hermits 2:26
3. "Embraceable You"     Connie Francis 2:12
4. "Aruba Liberace"   Liberace Liberace 2:46
5. "But Not for Me"     Connie Francis & Harve Presnell 2:58
6. "I Got Rhythm"     Louis Armstrong & Orchestra 1:24

Awards[edit]

In 1966, the year after the film was released, it received some prestigious awards at that year's Laurel Awards ceremony. Harve Presnell was nominated for a Golden Laurel in the category of Musical Performance, Male for his talented musical numbers. Though he did not win, he was awarded 3rd place. Connie Francis was also nominated for a Golden Laurel in the category of Musical Performance, Female for her musical numbers. She did not win either, but came a gratifying 4th place.

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