A down-and-out gangster hires an alcoholic press agent to make his blonde bombshell girlfriend a recording star in 6 weeks. But what is he going to do when he finds out that she has no talent? And what is going to happen when the two fall in love?

  1. Frank Tashlin

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Garson Kanin


  3. Herbert Baker


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jayne Mansfield

    Jayne Mansfield

    Jerri Jordan

  2. Tom Ewell

    Tom Ewell

    Tom Miller

  3. Edmond O'Brien

    Edmond O'Brien

    Marty 'Fats' Murdock

  4. Julie London

    Julie London


  5. Ray Anthony

    Ray Anthony


Full Cast & Crew

The Girl Can't Help It
The Girl Can't Help It



Status Released

Release Information

  • December 1, 1956


    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget -

Revenue -



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