The Glass Bottom Boat
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The Glass Bottom Boat is hardly a high point in the careers of star Doris Day and director Frank Tashlin, though it is a better-than-usual example of that pure-'60s genre, the "spy spoof." Day plays Jennifer Nelson, a PR worker at NASA in Florida. She also doubles as a "mermaid" for her father, Axel (Arthur Godfrey), the skipper of a glass-bottom tourist boat. While garbed in her skimpy mermaid costume, she has a run-in with handsome space technician Bruce Templeton (Rod Taylor). Through a series of misunderstandings, Bruce is led to believe that Jennifer is an enemy… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's just a wonderfully stupid comedy."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"pretty thin"
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
"The film flails airlessly, not unlike Day herself when she's mistakenly locked inside Taylor's anti-gravity prototype."
‑ Eric Henderson, Slant Magazine
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