About

Paula knows that, in romance, all actors follow the same stage instruction: Exit. Without warning, her actor boyfriend splits for a movie role, and sublets their Manhattan apartment to Elliot, another actor.

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Directed by

Herbert Ross

Written by

Neil Simon (Writer)

Runtime

111 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Thank you Neil Simon for making us laugh at falling in love...again.

Cast

Keywords

single mother manhattan, new york city theater play ballet dancer apartment family abandonment aspiring actor precocious child

Photos

Lists

#81 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role Richard Dreyfuss

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role