Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River
Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River (1968)

George Lester (Jerry Lewis) is a daydreamer who tries the patience of his wife Pamela (Jacqueline Pearce) in this uneven comedy venture. Terry-Thomas plays an ambitious promoter who oils the mind of the ever-dreaming George, always… More

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Rated: G
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Release Date: June 19, 1968
DVD Release Date: July 8, 2003
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Dreary comedy, where the laughs are not forthcoming.

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Ryan Cracknell
Apollo Guide

A tame mix of jokes that haven't stood up over the years and misunderstandings that likely weren't all that funny to begin with.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Pretty funny Lewis vehicle. More controlled than most.