Best Friends Poster

Release Date: 1982

DVD Release Date: January 20th, 2004

PG|1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary
For years, screenwriting team Richard Babson (Burt Reynolds) and Paula McCullen (Goldie Hawn) have built a successful Hollywood career while managing to live harmoniously together. After finishing their latest script, Babson uses the euphoria to convince McCullen to take the leap into marriage. However, when the newlywed couple travels back east to meet their respective in-laws, the pitfalls of marriage begin to surface. Unprepared, Babson and McCullen struggle with the changing dynamics.

Cast: Burt Reynolds, Goldie Hawn, Jessica Tandy, Barnard Hughes, Audra Lindley, Keenan Wynn, Ron Silver, Carol Locatell

Director: Norman Jewison

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Love, 1980s, Fall, Los Angeles, Father, Marriage, Amusing, Mother, Friendship


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Music (Original Song)