Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis croon the blues, go for the gold and paint the town red in this vivacious VistaVision classic filled with songs, dancing, sight gags and gorgeous gals. Rick Todd (Martin) is struggling to make it as an artist in The Big Apple. But thanks to his wacky writer friend, Eugene (Lewis), the two pals are about to make a colourful splash in the world of comic books. Eugene dreams up superhero stories in his sleep. Rick writes them down and draws them out. Before they know it, they are a sensation! Unfortunately, they not only attract the attention of a bevy of screen beauties (Shirley MacLaine, Dorothy Malone, Eva Gabor, and Anita Ekberg), but also the attention of the US Secret Service and a gang of Russian spies! A must-have masterpiece for anyone who truly appreciates the fine art of comedy.

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Artists and Models (1955)

Musical/Comedy · 1h 49m

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Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis croon the blues, go for the gold and paint the town red in this vivacious VistaVision classic filled with songs, dancing, sight gags and gorgeous gals. Rick Todd (Martin) is struggling to make it as an artist in The Big Apple. But thanks to his wacky writer friend, Eugene (Lewis), the two pals are about to make a colourful splash in the world of comic books. Eugene dreams up superhero stories in his sleep. Rick writes them down and draws them out. Before they know it, they are a sensation! Unfortunately, they not only attract the attention of a bevy of screen beauties (Shirley MacLaine, Dorothy Malone, Eva Gabor, and Anita Ekberg), but also the attention of the US Secret Service and a gang of Russian spies! A must-have masterpiece for anyone who truly appreciates the fine art of comedy.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Paramount
Cast
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Dean Martin

Rick Todd
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Jerry Lewis

Eugene Fullstack
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Shirley Maclaine

Bessie Sparrowbrush
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Dorothy Malone

Abigail 'Abby' Parker
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Eddie Mayehoff

Mr. Murdock
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Eva Gabor

Sonia / Mrs. Curtis
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Anita Ekberg

Anita
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George Winslow

Richard Stilton (as George 'Foghorn' Winslow')
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Jack Elam

Ivan
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Herbert Rudley

Secret Service Chief Samuels
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Richard Shannon

Secret Service Agent Rogers
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Richard Webb

Secret Service Agent Peters
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Alan Lee

Otto
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Otto Waldis

Kurt
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Nancy Abbate

Little Girl (uncredited)
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Rosemarie Ace

(uncredited)
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Gertrude Astor

(uncredited)
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Babette Bain

Little Girl (uncredited)
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Sharon Baird

Dancer (uncredited)
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Art Baker

Himself - TV Commentator (uncredited)
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Margaret Barstow

Murdock's Eating Blonde Daughter (uncredited)
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Marcella Becker

(uncredited)
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Sara Berner

Mrs. John Stilton (uncredited)
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Ralph Brooks

Headwaiter at Fashion Show (uncredited)
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Dolores Brown

(uncredited)
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Susan Brown

(uncredited)
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Sue Carlton

Office Clerk (uncredited)
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Frank Carter

Stage Manager (uncredited)
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Nick Castle

Specialty dancer (uncredited)
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Evelyn Ceder

(uncredited)
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Clancy Cooper

Police officer (uncredited)
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Don Corey

Man Behind Telescope (uncredited)
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Diana Deane

(uncredited)
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Julie Dorsey

(uncredited)
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Ralph Dumke

Mr. Trimm (Kelly's associate) (uncredited)
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Minta Durfee

(uncredited)
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Mortie Dutra

Major General's Aide (uncredited)
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Heidi Duval

(uncredited)
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Charles Evans

Gen. Traynor (uncredited)
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Shirley Falls

(uncredited)
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Franklyn Farnum

Man on TV Panel Show (uncredited)
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Bess Flowers

Stork Club Extra (uncredited)
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Kathleen Freeman

Mrs. Muldoon (landlady) (uncredited)
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Esther Furst

(uncredited)
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Steven Geray

Kurt's associate (uncredited)
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Dorothy Gordon

Girl (uncredited)
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Valeri Gratton

(uncredited)
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Dale Hartleben

Vulture Boy (uncredited)
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Heather Hopper

(uncredited)
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Marjorie Jackson

(uncredited)
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Frank Jenks

Piano Mover (uncredited)
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Joan Kelly

(uncredited)
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Charlotte Lander

(uncredited)
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Frances Lansing

Cigarette Girl (uncredited)
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Mickey Little

Vulture Boy (uncredited)
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Mara Lynn

(uncredited)
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Rudy Makoul

Announcer (uncredited)
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Jack Mattis

(uncredited)
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Ann McCrea

Janet (uncredited)
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Eve Meyer

Model (uncredited)
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Eve Miller

(uncredited)
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Harold Miller

Extra at Fashion Show (uncredited)
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Jeanette Miller

Girl (uncredited)
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Evelyn Moriarty

(uncredited)
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Patricia Morrow

Zuba Girl (uncredited)
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Emory Parnell

Mr. Kelly (uncredited)
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Georgia Pelham

(uncredited)
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Joan Petrone

Model (uncredited)
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Max Power

Taxicab Driver (uncredited)
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Michael Ross

Piano Mover (uncredited)
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Patti Ross

Masseuse (uncredited)
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Edith Russell

(uncredited)
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Edna Ryan

(uncredited)
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Audrey Saunders

(uncredited)
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Jeffrey Sayre

The Bartender (uncredited)
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Rita Stetson

(uncredited)
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Tommy Summers

Elevator Operator (uncredited)
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Larri Thomas

Masseuse (uncredited)
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Glen Walters

Masseuse (uncredited)
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Martha Wentworth

Fat Lady (uncredited)
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Carleton Young

Col. Drury (uncredited)
Crew
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Frank Tashlin

Director
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Herbert Baker

Writer
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Michael Davidson

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Artists And Models Abroad

(DVD)

6/14/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

Artists and Models

(DVD, Clamshell)

7/20/2021

Disc Title Front Cover

Artists and Models

(DVD)

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