What's the Matter with Helen? 50 years old

So you met someone and now you know how it feels. Goody, Goody.

What's the Matter with Helen?

Two middle-aged women move to Hollywood, California after their sons are convicted of a notorious murder and open a dance school for children eager to tap their way to stardom.

Credits

What's the Matter with Helen? Cast

Name Character
Shelley Winters She was 50, 85 years old when she died as Helen
Agnes Moorehead She was 70, 73 years old when she died as Sister Alma
Yvette Vickers She was 42, 81 years old when she died as Mrs. Barker
Logan Ramsey He was 50, 79 years old when he died as Detective Sgt. West
Debbie Reynolds She was 39, 84 years old when she died as Adelle
Dennis Weaver He was 47, 81 years old when he died as Linc Palmer
Helene Winston She was 48, 81 years old when she died as Mrs. Greenbaum
Timothy Carey He was 42, 65 years old when he died as The Tramp
Micheál MacLiammóir as Hamilton Starr
Peggy Rea She was 50, 89 years old when she died as Mrs. Schultz
Paulle Clark as Mrs. Plumb
Samee Lee Jones as Winona
Molly Dodd She was 49, 59 years old when she died as Mrs. Rigg
Robbi Morgan She was 9, now 60 years old as Rosalie
Swen Swenson He was 41, 62 years old when he died as The Gigolo

What's the Matter with Helen? Crew

Name Department
Lucien Ballard as Director of Photography. He was 63 (80) years old when He died Camera
Caro Jones as Casting. She was 48 (86) years old when She died Production
Henry Farrell as Writer. He was 50 (85) years old when He died Writing
William Reynolds as Editor. He was 61 (87) years old when He died Editing
Edward S. Feldman as Executive Producer. He was 41 (now 92) years old Production
Eugène Lourié as Art Direction. He was 68 (88) years old when He died Art
William Tuttle as Makeup Artist. He was 59 (95) years old when He died Costume & Make-Up
Curtis Harrington as Director. He was 44 (80) years old when He died Directing
George Edwards as Producer. He was 277 (79) years old when He died Production
James C. Pratt as Associate Producer. He was 66 (86) years old when He died Production
What's the Matter with Helen? poster
What's the Matter with Helen? (50 years)

So you met someone and now you know how it feels. Goody, Goody.

  • Release day: Wednesday, June 30, 1971
  • Runtime: 101 minutes