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Release Date: January 14th, 2008

DVD Release Date: September 21st, 1999

G|1 hr 46 min

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

Cast: Robert Redford, Jane Fonda, Charles Boyer, Mildred Natwick, Herbert Edelman, James Stone, Ted Hartley, Mabel Albertson

Director: Gene Saks

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Paramount Pictures, Hal Wallis Productions

Keywords: Love, Madcap, Transformation, 1960s, Growing up, Mother, New York City, Endearing, Husband, Lighthearted, Wife


Nominated Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated Foreign Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1967)