Kisses for My President (1964)

113 mins | Comedy | 1964

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HISTORY

Location scenes filmed in Washington, D. ... More Less

Location scenes filmed in Washington, D. C. More Less

CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
Asst dir
PRODUCERS
Assoc prod
Assoc prod
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
Cam op
Asst cam
ART DIRECTOR
FILM EDITORS
Film ed
Film ed
SET DECORATOR
Set dec
COSTUMES
Cost des
Ward
MUSIC
SOUND
Boom op
MAKEUP
Makeup supv
Makeup
Makeup
Body makeup
Supv hairstylist
Hairstyles
Hairstyles
PRODUCTION MISC
Scr supv
Stills
Gaffer
Constr coordinator
DETAILS
Premiere Information:
New York opening: 21 August 1964
Copyright Claimant:
Pearlayne Productions
Copyright Date:
10 October 1964
Copyright Number:
LP32353
Duration(in mins):
113
Country:
United States
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

When Leslie McCloud becomes president of the United States, her husband, Thad, reluctantly gives up his successful electronics research business and finds himself at loose ends as America's "first lady." Leslie's duties allow little time for her husband and children. Their son begins developing delinquent traits and their teenaged daughter also becomes troublesome. The rowdy behavior of a visiting Latin American dictator seeking foreign aid, whom Leslie has asked Thad to escort around Washington, makes headlines and provides ammunition for Leslie's political foes, especially Senator Walsh. Doris Reid, an old girl friend of Thad's, observes the growing distance between him and Leslie and flirts with him, but he manages to elude her. When Senator Walsh questions Thad before a Senate subcommittee in an effort to defame Leslie, Thad turns the tables on him and exposes him for what he really is behind his political pretensions. Leslie is overworked, and Thad feels underprivileged, but their problems are solved when Leslie discovers she is pregnant and resigns the ... +


When Leslie McCloud becomes president of the United States, her husband, Thad, reluctantly gives up his successful electronics research business and finds himself at loose ends as America's "first lady." Leslie's duties allow little time for her husband and children. Their son begins developing delinquent traits and their teenaged daughter also becomes troublesome. The rowdy behavior of a visiting Latin American dictator seeking foreign aid, whom Leslie has asked Thad to escort around Washington, makes headlines and provides ammunition for Leslie's political foes, especially Senator Walsh. Doris Reid, an old girl friend of Thad's, observes the growing distance between him and Leslie and flirts with him, but he manages to elude her. When Senator Walsh questions Thad before a Senate subcommittee in an effort to defame Leslie, Thad turns the tables on him and exposes him for what he really is behind his political pretensions. Leslie is overworked, and Thad feels underprivileged, but their problems are solved when Leslie discovers she is pregnant and resigns the presidency. +

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Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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