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The Absent-Minded Professor (1961)

  G HD Closed Captioning

Robert Stevenson

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Plot Summary

A bumbling professor accidentally invents flying rubber, or "Flubber," an incredible material that gains energy every time it strikes a hard surface. It allows for the invention of shoes that can allow jumps of amazing heights and enables a modified Model-T to fly. Unfortunately, no one is interested in the material except for Alonzo Hawk, a corrupt businessman who wants to steal the material for himself.

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews

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81%
  • Reviews Counted: 21
  • Fresh: 17
  • Rotten: 4
  • Average Rating: 7.3/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: Flubber provides fuel for a very funny piece of hyperbolic humor in the grand American tradition of Paul Bunyan, and Director Robert Stevenson and Scriptwriter Bill Walsh get plenty of bounce out of every ounce. – TIME Magazine, Jun 24, 2010

Fresh: MacMurray is ideally cast as the car-hopping prof, and plays the role with warmth and gusto. – Variety, Jun 24, 2010

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Customer Reviews

Why can't we download this movie?

Oh come on...

An Inspirational Movie

This is definitely one of my favorite movies.

hum...

They really should screen the reviews better... A great film, one of Disney's best.

The Absent-Minded Professor (1961)
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  • $17.99
  • Genre: Kids & Family
  • Released: 1961

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