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"Billie" is a Comedy/Musical/Family/Romance film directed by Don Weis, released on September 01 of 1965 in the USA . Patty Duke is starring, alongside Jim Backus, Jane Greer, Warren Berlinger, Billy De Wolfe and Charles Lane.

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Who directed "Billie":

Billie was directed by Don Weis, an American director, and producer.

Before making Billie, Don Weis had directed Pajama Party, released in 1964, Looking for Love (1964), Critic's Choice (1963), The Gene Krupa Story (1959), The Adventures of Hajji Baba (1954), and The Affairs of Dobie Gillis (1953). Since, he directed The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini, released in 1966.

When was "Billie" released:

Billie was first released in the United States on Wednesday, September 01, 1965.. This was fifty-four (54) years ago.

It has been released on Monday, December 13, 1965 in the United Kingdom.

What is the cast of "Billie":

At the casting of Billie we find Patty Duke, previously seen in The Miracle Worker (1962) and Happy Anniversary (1959); Jim Backus (Advance to the Rear (1964), The Wheeler Dealers (1963)); Jane Greer (Where Love Has Gone (1964), Man of a Thousand Faces (1957)) [ more... ]

  • Matty Jordan and Charles Lane, Jean MacRae can be seen in Looking for Love, released in 1964.
  • Jim Backus, Richard Deacon and Matty Jordan also worked together in Critic's Choice, released in 1963.
  • Michael Fox and Jim Backus, Charles Lane have all also be seen in Top Secret Affair, released in 1957.
  • Ted Bessell and Dick Sargent have both also be seen in Captain Newman, M.D., released in 1963.

What is the Storyline of "Billie":

Billie is a 15-year-old girl who is not like every other teen. With her bobbed haircut, tomboyish behavior and passion for track running, she distances herself from her fellow female classmates. Instead, she befriends Mike Benson, the newest school student who has recently joined the school athletic team. She gives him advice on how to run faster, and although he is initially reluctant to be taught

a man's sport from a girl, he soon notices how gifted she is and is happy to listen to her. One day, [...]

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