Bye Bye Birdie (1963)

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A rock singer travels to a small Ohio town to make his "farewell" television performance and kiss his biggest fan before he is drafted.


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  • Janet Leigh and Dick Van Dyke in Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
  • Ann-Margret and Mary LaRoche in Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
  • "Bye Bye Birdie," Ann-Margret 1963 Columbia
  • "Bye Bye Birdie," Ann-Margret 1963 Columbia
  • "Bye Bye Birdie," Ann-Margret 1963 Columbia

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Trivia

Conrad Birdie was a parody of Elvis Presley and the play was based upon the furor that arose from Presley being drafted in 1958. The character's name, however, was the result of composers Charles Strouse and Lee Adams finding the name of real-life singer Conway Twitty far more humorous and safer to... ...


Quotes

Mae Peterson: I got maybe one tenth a normal heart


Goofs

As the tortoise is placed on the rocking chair, the chair begin to rock slightly. A moment later, the chair is motionless.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Comedy | Musical

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