Paul Bratter, a conservative young lawyer, marries a vivacious young woman, Corrie. Their highly passionate relationship descends into comical discord in a five-flight New York City walk-up apartment. Written by
Broadway's barest, rarest, unsquarest love play
Did You Know?
When actor Robert Redford
was offered the lead male role in the film, he was surprised. Redford had played the part on Broadway and did not like the idea of repeating himself. Redford believed that it was standard practice for players in Broadway productions to not be considered for parts they had created on the stage for the Hollywood movie version. However, Redford decided to do the film. See more
When Paul asks the repairman if he wants a drink, the amount of liquor in Paul's glass changes. See more
[after five non-stop, newlywed nights in a hotel room, as a packed lift door opens, to her new husband
Thank you, Mr. Dooley. Next time you're in New York, just call me up.
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