The Odd Couple (1965). Comedy. Written by Neil Simon
. Scenic Design by Oliver Smith. Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal. Directed by Mike Nichols
. Plymouth Theatre (moved to The Eugene O'Neill Theatre from 1 Aug 1966- close): 10 Mar 1965- 2 Jul 1967 (964 performances + 2 previews that began on 8 Mar 1965). Cast: Art Carney
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[on his experience judging a limerick contest] It was easy. We just threw out the dirty limericks and gave the prize to the one that was left.
Received the first $1,000,000 director salary for Catch-22
(1970). When percentages were figured in, Nichols became the first director to earn $1,000,000 from a single film with "The Graduate.".
Often includes extremely long starting and/or ending shots taken from high in the air, for example Working Girl
(1988) and Angels in America