The Absent-Minded Professor

  • 1961
  • Movie
  • G
  • Comedy, Fantasy

A wacky comedy in which college professor Ned Brainard (Fred MacMurray) invents flying rubber, which he dubs "flubber." The substance has gravity-defying properties and, when applied to the soles of shoes, allows the wearer to leap to incredible heights. A variety of suitably screwy situations ensue, as the evil Alonzo Hawk (Keenan Wynn) plots to steal...read more

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(Movie Clip) Let's Open Her Up!
Professor Brainard (Fred MacMurray) takes his dog Charlie for a flight in his flubber-powered Model-T and drops in on girlfriend Betsy (Nancy Olson) i (more…)
(Movie Clip) I Dub Thee Flubber!
A discouraged Professor Brainard (Fred MacMurray) suddenly discovers he's invented flying rubber, thus flubber, in Walt Disney's The Absent-Minded Pro (more…)
(Movie Clip) Get Married 8:30 Sharp!
Landlady Mrs. Chatsworth (Belle Montrose) hopes to prevent Professor Brainard (Fred MacMurray) from missing his wedding for a third time, as he conduc (more…)

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  • Review: A wacky comedy in which college professor Ned Brainard (Fred MacMurray) invents flying rubber, which he dubs "flubber." The substance has gravity-defying properties and, when applied to the soles of shoes, allows the wearer to leap to incredible heights. A… (more)

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