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Good Neighbor Sam (1964) was a Comedy Film directed by David Swift and produced by Marvin Miller and David Swift.

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Sam Bissell: He took a shower?
Minerva Bissell: Well, of course. Didn't you take a shower at Janet's?
Sam Bissell: No, I didn't take a shower at Jan... What do you think I am? Some kind of a sex maniac?

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The "old fashioned grandmother" drives the children to camp in a 1963 Corvette hardtop roadster.
The name of the advertising firm for which Sam Bissel works, Burke & Hare, is clearly a reference to William Burke and William Hare, two Irish laborers living in 18th century Edinburgh, Scotland who became notorious as history's most famous "body snatchers" who, until they were discovered by the British authorities, killed at least 15 travelers and then sold their corpses to medical schools for dissection.
According to Robert Osborne on TCM, this was a film that Jack Lemmon didn't really want to do, but he fulfilled a contract with the studio. And like the previous year's "Under the Yum Yum Tree", this stupefied Lemmon that they were both very successful films.
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