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The Girl Who Couldn't Say No

Tenderly (internationally released as The Girl Who Couldn't Say No, also known as Il suo modo di fare) is a 1968 Italian comedy film directed by Franco Brusati.[1] It was referred as "a successful attempt to refresh the American sophisticated comedy with themes and sensibilities of today"[2] and its style was paired to Frank Capra's.[2][3]

The Girl Who Couldn't Say No
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Directed byFranco Brusati
Written byFranco Brusati
Ennio De Concini
Music byRiz Ortolani
CinematographyEnnio Guarnieri
Edited byFranco Arcalli



It was known during shooting as Runaround.[5]


  1. ^ Kevin Thomas (March 27, 1970). "'Girl Couldn't Say No' Playing Citywide Run". Los Angeles Times.
  2. ^ a b Enrico Giacovelli. Un secolo di cinema italiano, 1900-1999: Dalle origini agli anni Sessanta. Lindau, 2002. ISBN 8871804120.
  3. ^ Centro sperimentale di cinematografia, B & N, Volume 30, Società Gestione Editoriali, 1969.
  4. ^ Richard Davenport-Hines, ‘Cumming, (Felicity) Anne (1917–1993)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, Oct 2009 accessed 11 April 2017
  5. ^ Strike Halts George Segal Movie Dorothy Manners:. The Washington Post, Times Herald 16 Mar 1968: D10.

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