Days of Wine and Roses Poster

Release Date: April 2nd, 1997

DVD Release Date: January 6th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary
Joe Clay (Jack Lemmon) is a rising young public relations executive when he meets Kirsten Arnesen (Lee Remick), a pretty secretary, at a business party. Joe and Kirsten are both ambitious, and they are on the road to success when they fall in love and marry. Soon after, however, Joe coaxes Kirsten to begin drinking with him on a regular basis. Eventually, they are both dependent on alcohol. Their marriage deteriorates, and their lives spiral into disaster, as a result.

Cast: Jack Lemmon, Lee Remick, Charles Bickford, Jack Klugman, Alan Hewitt, Tom Palmer, Debbie Megowan, Maxine Stuart

Director: Blake Edwards

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers, Jalem Productions

Keywords: Office, Fall, 1960s, Marriage, Love, Emotional, Father

Awards

Nominated Foreign Actor
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1963)
Nominated Foreign Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1963)
Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1963)
Nominated Art Direction (Black-and-White)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Actress
Winner Music (Song)
Nominated Costume Design (Black-and-White)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Nominated Actor