The Tender Trap Poster

Release Date: July 10th, 1997

DVD Release Date: May 13th, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary
Successful theater agent Charlie Reader (Frank Sinatra) lives a playboy's life in New York City. When his childhood friend, Joe McCall (David Wayne), shows up with a desire to leave his wife, the two are awestruck by each other's lifestyle. While Charlie is busy with his newest girlfriend, marriage-obsessed actress Julie Gillis (Debbie Reynolds), Joe falls in with Sylvia (Celeste Holm), a rebuffed former flame of Charlie's, and the two friends must make different but equally important decisions.

Cast: Debbie Reynolds, Frank Sinatra, David Wayne, Celeste Holm, Jarma Lewis, Lola Albright, Carolyn Jones, Howard St. John

Director: Charles Walters

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Wife, New York City, Lighthearted, Transformation, Marriage, 1950s, Best friend, Love, Amusing

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