The Absent-Minded Professor

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  • Approved
  • 1961
  • 1 hr 37 min
  • 6.8  (7,534)
  • 75

Ned Brainard is a brilliant but spacey college professor. He loves to putter in his lab, and one day, his manages to create an amazing substance that allows anyone who uses it to defy the laws of gravity. Unfortunately, a no-good businessman learns about the substance and decides to get ahold of it for himself. Meanwhile, Ned's fiancee grows increasingly tired of being forgotten due to his absent-mindedness and preoccupation with his inventions. Many hi-jinks ensue as he attempts to prove that he is worthy of her love and that his remarkable Flubber deserves to be freely available to everyone.

The Absent-Minded Professor
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Ned Brainard is a brilliant but spacey college professor. He loves to putter in his lab, and one day, his manages to create an amazing substance that allows anyone who uses it to defy the laws of gravity. Unfortunately, a no-good businessman learns about the substance and decides to get ahold of it for himself. Meanwhile, Ned's fiancee grows increasingly tired of being forgotten due to his absent-mindedness and preoccupation with his inventions. Many hi-jinks ensue as he attempts to prove that he is worthy of her love and that his remarkable Flubber deserves to be freely available to everyone.

The Absent-Minded Professor is a 1961 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 37 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8 and a MetaScore of 75.

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  • Release Date
    1961
  • MPAA Rating
    Approved
  • Runtime
    1 hr 37 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (7,534)
  • Metascore
    75