Lover Come Back Poster

Release Date: 1961

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
Jerry (Rock Hudson) is a slick adman who uses women and booze to woo his clients. One day, his tactics draw the ire of Carol (Doris Day), an executive at a rival agency, who reports him to the Ad Council. Jerry deflects Carol's accusations using the testimony of a nightclub performer (Edie Adams), whom he pays off with a starring spot in a fake ad campaign. But when Jerry's clueless boss (Tony Randall) broadcasts one of the ads on TV, he's forced to create a new product.

Cast: Rock Hudson, Doris Day, Tony Randall, Edie Adams, Jack Oakie, Jack Kruschen, Ann B. Davis, Joe Flynn

Director: Delbert Mann

Genres: Romantic comedy

Keywords: Office, Playful, 1960s, New York City, Love, Rivalry, Lighthearted

Awards

Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Writing (Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen)