Bells Are Ringing parents guide

Bells Are Ringing

Your heart is calling.

Overall B+

Privy to the private details of their clientele's lives, a telephone answering service employee (Judy Holiday) keeps passing little tidbits she has gleaned from one patron to another when she feels they may benefit from the information.

Release date June 24, 1960

Violence B+
Sexual Content B-
Profanity A-
Substance Use C

Why is Bells Are Ringing rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated Bells Are Ringing Not Rated

Run Time: 127 minutes

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Bells Are Ringing
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba Not Rated
Ontario Not Rated
Quebec Not Rated
Martimes Not Rated
Canadian Home Video 14A

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Cast and Crew

Bells Are Ringing is directed by Vincente Minnelli and stars Judy Holiday, Dean Martin.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Bells Are Ringing movie is March 15, 2005. Here are some details…

Release Date: March 15, 2005
Just in time for musical lovers comes the DVD release of the Dean Martin/ Judy Holliday classic, Bells are Ringing. The disc features a short documentary about the 1960 movie, hosted by Hal Linden (best know for his TV role as Barney Miller). Here he reminisces about dancing with Judy Holliday in the Broadway version of this production, when he began his entertainment career as the understudy to the male lead. Other bonus materials include two musical numbers that were cut from the finished product (Is It a Crime? and My Guiding Star), an alternate take of The Midas Touch, and the theatrical trailer. Audio tracks are available in English (Dolby Digital 5.1) and French (Dolby Digital 1.0), with English, Spanish, and French subtitles.

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