Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? Poster

Release Date: May 23rd, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
Rock Hunter (Tony Randall) writes television commercials, and he's hatched a strategy for a new beauty product. Needing a famous face to deliver his message, Rock tries to recruit actress Rita Marlowe (Jayne Mansfield). At first she thinks it's beneath her, but she wants to make her actor lover (Mickey Hargitay) envious, so she agrees, as long as Rock pretends to be her boyfriend. Soon, Rock is running the ad company, but his ascension is greeted by all kinds of personal troubles.

Cast: Jayne Mansfield, Tony Randall, Joan Blondell, Betsy Drake, John Williams, Henry Jones, Lili Gentle, Mickey Hargitay

Director: Frank Tashlin

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Twentieth Century Fox

Keywords: Deception, Temptation, Quest, Rise, Hilarious, New York City, 1950s, Madcap


Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical