The Girl Who Came Gift-Wrapped
Written bySusan Silver
Directed byBruce Bilson
StarringKaren Valentine
Richard Long
Tom Bosley
Louise Sorel
Farrah Fawcett
Dave Madden
Music byJack Elliott
Allyn Ferguson
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
ProducersAaron Spelling
Leonard Goldberg
Parke Perine (associate producer)
Production locations20th Century Fox Studios - 10201 Pico Blvd., Century City, Los Angeles, California
CinematographyTim Southcott
EditorJohn Woodcock
Running time74 minutes
Production companySpelling-Goldberg Productions
Original release
ReleaseJanuary 29, 1974 (1974-01-29)

The Girl Who Came Gift-Wrapped is a 1974 American made-for-television comedy film starring Karen Valentine, Richard Long, Tom Bosley and Farrah Fawcett. It was directed by Bruce Bilson and aired as the ABC Movie of the Week on January 29, 1974.[1]


A young girl is sent as a present to the publisher of a men's magazine.



"Should have been returned to sender", wrote the Los Angeles Times.[2] Ratings were described as "subpar".[3]


  1. ^ "Lee marvin has fallen off the wagon". Chicago Tribune. Jan 24, 1974. ProQuest 171048132.
  2. ^ Thomas, K. (Jan 29, 1974). "TV MOVIE REVIEW". Los Angeles Times. ProQuest 157362708.
  3. ^ Deeb, G. (Jan 29, 1974). "ABC stretch drive pays off in ratings". Chicago Tribune. ProQuest 171057040.