Lover Come Back

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Lover Come Back

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 06 March - 21 March 2016

All is fair in love and advertising. A riotous new twist in the art of gentle persuasion, Doris Day and Rock Hudson star in this Award-winning classic film.

Jerry (Rock Hudson) is a slick adman who uses women and booze to woo his clients. One day, his tactics draw the ire of Carol (Doris Day), an executive at a rival agency, who reports him to the Ad Council. Jerry deflects Carol’s accusations using the testimony of a nightclub performer (Edie Adams), whom he pays off with a starring spot in a fake ad campaign. But when Jerry’s clueless boss (Tony Randall) broadcasts one of the ads on TV, he’s forced to create a new product.

Make a full day of it with our special screening of Lover Come Back starring Doris Day on Sunday 6 March, followed by lunch and then Melinda Does Doris! CLICK HERE for more information about this package.

Year: 1961
Distributor: NBC Universal

Dates & Times:
Sunday 6 March 11am – Please Note: This screening will take place in Lennox Theatre

Monday 21 March – Please Note: This screening will take place in Raffertys Theatre
Tea and biscuits – 10am
Screening – 10:30am


Doris Day
Rock Hudson


Directed by:
Delbert Mann

Produced by:
Robert Arthur
Martin Melcher
Stanley Shapiro

Written by:
Stanley Shapiro
Paul Henning

Music by:
Frank De Vol


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Ticket Prices

Sidekicks Adult $12
Sidekicks Concession $9
Adult $15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Child Under 16 $10

Transaction fees apply

Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $4.00

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