Dreamboat is a 1952 American comedy film directed by Claude Binyon, starring Clifton Webb, Ginger Rogers, Anne Francis and Jeffrey Hunter.


The respectable lives of English literature professor Thornton Sayre and his daughter, Carol, are severely disrupted when it is revealed that he was once a matinee idol known as the "Dreamboat"; his films are being seen on television in a show hosted by his former costar, Gloria Marlowe.