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Mad About Men is the delightful sequel to the saucy British comedy-fantasy Miranda. Glynis Johns returns in the dual role of amorous mermaid Miranda and her somewhat more reserved "human" lookalike Caroline. Having inherited a house in Cornwall, Caroline goes on an extended holiday, whereupon Miranda takes her place as mistress of the estate. The dialogue is rather silly and obvious, but there's much fun to be had as Miranda casts out her net for every eligible male in the vicinity. Though not a big hit in the US, Mad About Men became a "Late Show" mainstay on TV, especially when color television came into common usage. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi


Margaret Rutherford
as Nurse Cary
Dora Bryan
as Berengaria
Nicholas Phipps
as Barclay Sutton
Peter Martyn
as Ronald
Noel Purcell
as Old Salt
Joan Hickson
as Mrs. Forster
Judith Furse
as Viola
Irene Handl
as Mme. Blanche
Martin Miller
as Dr. Fergus
Deryck Guyler
as Editor
Anthony Oliver
as Pawnbroker
Harry Welchman
as Symes
Glynis Johns
as Miranda/Caroline
Marianne Stone
as Parlor Maid
Ken Richmond
George Woodbridge
Stringer Davis
Meredith Edwards
as Police Constable
Martin Boddey
Dandy Nichols
Henry Longhurst
John Horsley
Douglas Ives


Ralph Thomas
Betty E. Box
Peter Blackmore
Benjamin Frankel
Composer (Music Score)
Gerald Thomas
Joan Ellacott
Costume Designer