Don't Knock the Twist

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In this youthful musical, a TV producer is ordered to create a spectacular variety show about the twist, a popular dance. To do the show, they bring in the "King of the Twist" Chubby Checker. The proceeds from the show will help fund a summer camp for orphans. In addition to Checker, who plays a major role, other performers include the Dovells, Vic Dana, Linda Scott, and Gene Chandler.


Lang Jeffries
as Ted Haver
Chubby Checker
as Chubby Checker
Mari Blanchard
as Dulcie Corbin
Georgine Darcy
as Madge Albright
Gene Chandler
as The Duke of Earl
Vic Dana
as Himself
Linda Scott
as Herself
Stephen Preston
as Billy Albright
Barbara Morrison
as Mrs. Morrison
Nydia Westman
as Dressmaker
James Chandler
as Joe Albright
Frank Albertson
as Herb Walcott
Elizabeth Harrower
as Ruth Emerson
Viola Harris
as Fashion Editor
Tim Sullivan
as Mr. Fullerton
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