The Great Lover (1949)

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The Great Lover is a 1949 comedy film starring Bob Hope, Rhonda Fleming, and Roland Young. In the film, a scout leader takes his troop on an ocean cruise, pursues a beautiful duchess and is stalked by a murderer. It is also known as Easy Does It and My Favourite Redhead.

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On an ocean liner, an inept scoutmaster pursues a duchess while a killer pursues him. (source:


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Characters appearing in the movie The Great Lover.

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Full cast list for the movie The Great Lover.
Freddie Hunter

Duchess Alexandria

C.J. Dabney

Grand Duke Maximillian

Richard Lyon
Stanley Wilson

Tommy O'Connor

Jerry Hunter

Jackie Jackson

Wright Esser

Curtis Loys Jackson Jr.




George Adrian
French Sailor

Eric Alden

Charles Andre

Himself - Cameo appearance

Paul Bryar
French Waiter

Peter Camlin
Cigar Clerk


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List of The Great Lover quotes.

Freddie Hunter: Where do you think I'm from, Kokomo? I'm from North Zanesville, brother! The *big* town!

C.J. Dabney: The wonderful thing about Paris is that you can get French champagne at domestic prices.

Freddie Hunter: (after waking up to reveille) Every morning - Harry James!


Trailer for the movie The Great Lover.
The Great Lover (1949) - Official Movie Trailer

Release Date23 November 1949
GenreThriller, Romance, Musical, Comedy
Sound MixMono
ColorBlack and White
Film TypeFeature
Film ClassComedy Thriller
ThemesAmericans Abroad

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