The Absent Minded Professor Poster

Release Date: 1961

DVD Release Date: January 14th, 2003

G|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Disney comedy about a professor who invents a revolutionary flying rubber, which he dubs "flubber". Not only does the professor's Model T Ford fly through the air with the greatest of ease, but his secret weapon helps the college basketball team to victory, thanks to flubber-enhanced boots, but while his long-suffering girlfriend tries to win the professor's heart, crooks are trying to steal his formula.

Cast: Fred MacMurray, Nancy Olson, Keenan Wynn, Tommy Kirk, Ed Wynn, Leon Ames, Elliott Reid, Edward Andrews

Director: Robert Stevenson

Genres: Family, Comedy

Keywords: Love, Girlfriend, Amusing, 1960s, Transformation, Lighthearted


Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)
Nominated Cinematography (Black-and-White)
Nominated Sound Effects