For Love of Ivy Poster

Release Date: 1968

DVD Release Date: June 15th, 1999

G|1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary
Two Long Island teens force a roving gambler (Sidney Poitier) to date their maid (Abbey Lincoln), to keep her from quitting.

Cast: Sidney Poitier, Abbey Lincoln, Beau Bridges, Leon Bibb, Nan Martin, Lauri Peters, Carroll O'Connor, Hugh Hurd

Director: Daniel Mann

Genres: Romantic comedy

Awards

Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Music (Song -- Original for the Picture)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture