About

In this film based on a Neil Simon play, newlyweds Corie, a free spirit, and Paul Bratter, an uptight lawyer, share a sixth-floor apartment in Greenwich Village. Soon after their marriage, Corie tries to find a companion for mother, Ethel, who is now alone, and sets up Ethel with neighbor Victor. Inappropriate behavior on a double date causes conflict, and the young couple considers divorce.

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Directed by

Gene Saks

Written by

Neil Simon (Screenplay)

Runtime

106 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Broadway's barest, rarest, unsquarest love play.

Cast

Keywords

love new york city lawyer apartment conservative

Photos

Lists

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

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role