Tall Story

1960

Tall Story

Critics Consensus

No consensus yet.

Tomatometer
Not Yet Available

TOMATOMETER

Total Count: N/A

42%

Audience Score

User Ratings: 96
User image

Tap to review this movie

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)



  • You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Step 2 of 2

    How did you get your ticket?

    • Fandango

    • AMC (Coming Soon)

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Cinemark (Coming Soon)

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal (Coming Soon)

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Bought somewhere else

    You're almost there! Just confirm how you got your ticket.

  • User image

    Super Reviewer

    Rate this movie

    Oof, that was Rotten.

    Meh, it passed the time.

    It’s good – I’d recommend it.

    Awesome!

    So Fresh: Absolute Must See!

    What did you think of the movie? (optional)

  • How did you get your ticket?

    • Fandango

    • AMC (Coming Soon)

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Cinemark (Coming Soon)

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Regal (Coming Soon)

      We won’t be able to verify your ticket today, but it’s great to know for the future.

    • Bought somewhere else

Where to watch

Tall Story Photos

Movie Info

In this romantic comedy, a young basketball star proposes to an intelligent coed while attending Custer College. She accepts, and he begins to worry about how they will make enough money to survive. He finds himself tempted to take a gambler's bribe and throw the game during an upcoming match.

Cast

Anthony Perkins
as Ray Blent
Jane Fonda
as June Ryder
Ray Walston
as Professor Leo Sullivan
Marc Connelly
as Professor Charles Osman
Anne Jackson
as Myra Sullivan
Murray Hamilton
as Coach Hardy
Bob Wright
as President Nagel
Bart Burns
as DA Davis
Karl Lukas
as 1st DA Man
Tom Laughlin
as Fred Jensen
Barbara Darrow
as Frieda Jensen
Van Williams
as Young Man in Shower (uncredited)
Philip Phillips
as Albert Solomon Sullivan (uncredited)
Ruth Robinson
as Debbie Sullivan (uncredited)
Rick Allen
as Joel Sullivan (uncredited)
Robert Wright
as President Nagel
View All

Critic Reviews for Tall Story

All Critics (1) | Rotten (1)

  • A few witty wisecracks and a charming debut by young Jane Fonda (daughter of Henry) are not enough to atone for the silly plot and toowhimsical style of this Hollywood campus comedy.

    Oct 21, 2019 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Tall Story

  • Apr 04, 2011
    A great college romantic comedy, and very much in the early 60s style. This is an hilarious movie, with great actors, and I really enjoyed it. The ending is predictable as the next romantic comedy, but it doesn't matter, this movie is fun anyway. I highly recommend it.
    Aj V Super Reviewer

Tall Story Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features