'Henceforth, when you talk about a comedy, don't say ''It's Chaplinesque''; say loud and clear, ''It's Tashlinesque''..' (Jean-Luc Godard)
He talked a lot of shit, did Jean-Luc..
Brief Synopsis: Jerry Lewis has wild dreams which inspire Dean Martin to create a successful comic book which, in turn, inspires the interest of the US government and Russian spies.
Verdict: Frank Tashlin brings all his cartoon sensibilities to the fore, with all of his trademark touches of garish colour, crazy pacing, sight gags and a gaggle of gorgeous blondes (including Eva Gabor and Anita Ekberg). This was my first Lewis/Martin movie and the initial surprise I had was that Dino didn't play second fiddle to Jerry. I assumed his role in these…