About

A man and woman share a telephone line and despise each other, but then he has fun by romancing her with his voice disguised.

7.5
24
Directed by

Michael Gordon

Written by

Russell Rouse (Story)
Clarence Greene (Story)
Stanley Shapiro (Screenplay)
Maurice Richlin (Screenplay)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

...It's What Goes On When The Lights Go Off!

Cast

Keywords

love millionaire telephone texan interior decorator

Photos

Lists

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

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color Ruby R. Levitt Russell A. Gausman

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Thelma Ritter

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture