Plot & Details
In this Sidney Lumet romantic comedy, Max Herschel (Alan King) is a powerful businessman who keeps a bevy of beauties for pleasure to escape his alcoholic wife, Connie (Dina Merrill). His main minx is Bones Burton (Ali MacGraw), a successful television producer who is tiring of Max's lack of commitment. When she takes up with Steven (Peter Weller), Max does everything in his power to win her back. Silent screen star Myrna Loy plays Max's faithful secretary, in her last big-screen role, and steals the show.
- Genre(s): Comedy,Drama
- Run Time: 112min.
- Director(s): Sidney Lumet
- Starring: Alan King , Ali MacGraw , Myrna Loy , Dina Merrill , Keenan Wynn
- Themes: Romantic Betrayal,Infidelity,Boss from Hell,Hotshots
- Tone: Humorous,Light,Witty,Wry
- Keywords: alcoholism, extramarital-affair, love-triangle, mistress, producer [showbiz], secretary, tycoon
- Language: English