Looking Up Poster

Release Date: 1977

PG|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
Rose (Marilyn Chris) is a part of a large Jewish family living in New York City who dreams of owning a fast-food burger restaurant. But trouble erupts when her sister Libby (Doris Belack) announces that her husband is facing prison time for fraud, and that her daughter's wedding plans will likely be canceled as a result. Then Rose discovers that her husband, Manny (Dick Shawn), is actually the father of Libby's child, prompting her to wonder if there is any point to her striving at all.

Cast: Marilyn Chris, Dick Shawn, Doris Belack

Director: Linda Yellen

Genres: Drama

Keywords: New York City, Sacrifice, Emotional, Father, Marriage, 1970s, Wife, Rise, Spirited, Love, Amusing, Sister, Husband, Daughter