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What's the Matter with Helen? (1971)

R
101 min | Crime, Musical, Mystery

Two middle-aged women move to Hollywood, California after their sons are convicted of a notorious murder and open a dance school for children eager to tap their way to stardom.
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Director
Curtis Harrington (directed by)
Producer
George Edwards (produced by)
Composer
David Raksin (music composed by)
Cinematographer
Editor
William Reynolds (as William H. Reynolds)
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Updated Jun 30, 1971

Release date
Jun 30, 1971 (United States)

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55 cast members
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Debbie Reynolds
Adelle Bruckner aka Adelle Stuart Adelle Bruckner aka Adelle Stuart   See fewer
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Shelley Winters
Helen Hill aka Helen Martin Helen Hill aka Helen Martin   See fewer
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Dennis Weaver
Linc Palmer Linc Palmer   See fewer
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Micheál MacLiammóir
Hamilton Starr (as Micheal Mac Liammóir) Hamilton Starr (as Micheal Mac Liammóir)   See fewer
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Agnes Moorehead
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Helene Winston
Mrs. Greenbaum Mrs. Greenbaum   See fewer
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Peggy Rea
Mrs. Schultz Mrs. Schultz   See fewer
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Logan Ramsey
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Paulle Clark
Mrs. Plumb Mrs. Plumb   See fewer
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Yvette Vickers
Mrs. Barker Mrs. Barker   See fewer
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Molly Dodd
Mrs. Rigg Mrs. Rigg   See fewer
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Samee Lee Jones
Winona Palmer (as Sammee Lee Jones) Winona Palmer (as Sammee Lee Jones)   See fewer
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Swen Swenson
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Pamelyn Ferdin
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Allen Pinson
The Man The Man   See fewer
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James Dobson
Billy--Cab Driver Billy--Cab Driver   See fewer
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Sadie Delfino
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Tammy Lee
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Sharann Hisamoto
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Stacey Hollow
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Marcia Garcia
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Bambi Meyers
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Rocky Bonifield
Adelle's Kiddystars (as Roxanne Meyers) Adelle's Kiddystars (as Roxanne Meyers)   See fewer
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Keri Shuttleton
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Shawn Steinman
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Madelon Tupper
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Sian Winship
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Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
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Paul Bradley
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James Gonzalez
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Chester Hayes
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Leoda Richards
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6.4 / 10 | 1,505 votes