On the Double Adventure Comedy

$11.50

American GI Ernie Williams, admittedly weak-kneed, has an uncanny resemblance to British Colonel MacKenzie. Williams, also a master of imitation and disguise, is asked to impersonate the Colonel.

Category: Tags: , , , ,

Description

On the Double DVD 1961 Danny Kaye Adventure Comedy NR Color Widescreen

Stars of On the Double: Danny Kaye, Dana Wynter, Wilfrid Hyde-White

American GI Ernie Williams, admittedly weak-kneed, has an uncanny resemblance to British Colonel MacKenzie. Williams, also a master of imitation and disguise, is asked to impersonate the Colonel, ostensibly to allow the Colonel to make a secret trip East. What Williams is not told is that the Colonel has recently been a target of assassins. After the Colonel’s plane goes down, the plan changes and Williams maintains the disguise to confuse the Nazis about D-Day.

On The Double gives Danny Kaye his usual stage for patter and mimicry. The mimicry is most important because Danny Kaye is asked to impersonate a one eyed British general whom he bares a resemblance to. Danny Kaye does other imitations like Churchill and Hitler. The one he doesn’t fool; however, is the general’s wife played by Dana Wynter who has put up with his frequent infidelities.

Product Information for On the Double

  • Director: Melville Shavelson
  • Country: USA
  • Language: English
  • Production Co: Dena Productions
  • Run time: 92 minutes
  • Color: Color (Technicolor)
  • Sound: Mono

This movie is reproduced on a professional grade DVD-R disc and comes in a jewel case. Artwork is imprinted on the DVD exactly as shown in the image.

USPS shipping is always free!

Looking for something in particular? I do take requests! If I can find what you’re seeking, I’m happy to make arrangements with you. Just use my contact form to inquire.

Thank you for visiting Mayda Mart.

Additional information

Weight 3 oz
Dimensions 9 × 6 × 0.5 in
Genre

Adventure, Comedy, War

Rating

6.5

Brand

Generic

You may also like…