Not Rated | | Comedy, Sport
A young insecure college sportsman is in trouble. He wants to marry his very straightforward girlfriend, also a student, but has no money. When he is offered a bribe to fix a game, he is torn even more about the matter.
Prior to release the title was briefly changed to "The Way The Ball Bounces" before reverting back to "Tall Story", the name of the play on which it was based.
I remember reading about elephants once. Did you know that elephants mate only once every seven years?
Ray Blent: Sure... but there are some that... manage once every six years.
June Ryder: Nymphomaniacs.
In the several instances where the bribery money is shown, it has the appearance of real money, mostly $50 and $100 bills, but when Tom Laughlin is counting it in the final sequence, it is obviously stage money.
English, Russian, Yiddish