Two for the Seesaw Poster

Release Date: September 18th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
After leaving his wife, lawyer Jerry Ryan (Robert Mitchum) moves from Omaha, Neb., to New York City to start a new life. While studying for the New York Bar Examination and working to finalize his divorce, Ryan meets dancer Gittel Mosca (Shirley MacLaine), and the two begin a cautious courtship. However, Ryan feels that he must come to terms with his failed marriage and overcome his lingering attachment to his ex-wife before he can redefine himself and embrace his budding romance.

Cast: Robert Mitchum, Shirley MacLaine, Edmond Ryan, Elizabeth Fraser, Eddie Firestone, Billy Gray, Victor Lundin, Shirley Citron

Director: Robert Wise

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Love, Transformation, New York City, Marriage, Emotional, 1960s, Witty


Nominated Cinematography (Black-and-White)
Nominated Music (Song)