i'd rather be rich
the year: 1964
the genre: comedy
the cast: Sandra Dee (Cynthia Dulaine); Robert Goulet (Paul Benton); Andy Williams (Warren Palmer); Maurice Chevalier (Philip Dulaine); Hermione Gingold (Miss Grimshaw); Charles Ruggles (Dr. Crandall)
the plot: A young heiress is summoned to the bedside of her dying grandfather. The man's last wish is to meet her fiance, but problems arise when the fiance is delayed and a young chemical engineer is persuaded to take his place. When the grandfather suddenly (and secretly) recovers, he uses the situation to his advantage - playing matchmaker in an attempt to ensure his granddaughter's happiness.
count: the number of times Cynthia’s feet hurt.
don’t miss: Miss Grimshaw's attempts to foil Mr. Dulaine's cigar smoking.
check out: the joy that is Heavenly Haven.
listen for: “Chicken?! THAT’S for the chicken.”
extra bonus points: for naming the two Disney movies from the 60s where Charles Ruggles is a shopkeeper and a grandfather.