Don't Drink the Water Poster

Release Date: 1969

DVD Release Date: March 18th, 2008

G|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Walter Hollander (Jackie Gleason) is on holiday in Europe with his wife, Marion (Estelle Parsons), and their older daughter, Susan (Joan Delaney), when their plane is forced into an emergency landing in communist Vulgaria. The family holes up inside the American embassy with the help of an ambassador's son (Ted Bessell) after Vulgarian soldiers mistakenly accuse them of espionage for taking pictures like typical tourists, and are led through madcap attempts to get back home.

Cast: Jackie Gleason, Estelle Parsons, Ted Bessell, Joan Delaney, Michael Constantine, Howard St. John, Danny Meehan, Richard Libertini

Director: Howard Morris

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: AVCO Embassy Pictures

Keywords: Pursuit, Daughter, Amusing, Soldier, Father, Mother, Madcap, Escape, 1960s