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Two for the Road (1967)

 -  Drama | Comedy | Romance  -  27 April 1967 (USA)
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A couple in the south of France non-sequentially spin down the highways of infidelity in their troubled ten-year marriage.

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Howard Manchester
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Claude Dauphin ...
Maurice Dalbret
Nadia Gray ...
Francoise Dalbret
Georges Descrières ...
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Irène Hilda ...
Yvonne de Florac (as Irene Hilda)
Dominique Joos ...
Sylvia
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Storyline

Joanna is in a touring girl's choir and Mark is a struggling architect. when they first meet on the road in Europe. The film follows their life together --- through courtship and marriage, infidelity and parenthood --- all on the road in a variety of cars through a score of time-shifting vignettes. Written by A.L.Beneteau <albl@inforamp.net>

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27 April 1967 (USA)  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Tony Curtis stated in his 2008 autobiography that he asked 20th Century-Fox to consider him for the role of Mark Wallace but they declined and cast Albert Finney instead. See more »

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While riding in a limousine, Joanna's hairdo is first shown with bangs, then without bangs, and then with bangs again. See more »

Quotes

Joanna Wallace: [upset] You just want me to become a beautiful memory, the sooner the better!
Mark Wallace: Who said anything about beautiful?
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Two for the Road
(uncredited)
Music by Henry Mancini
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It's 2005 and "Two For The Road" is STILL not out on DVD
26 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Am I the only one who wants this movie to be cleaned up and put on DVD but pronto!? The last time I rented this at Blockbuster the copy was so bad it was like watching it through a dirty window.

What a shame that such a carefully made, well-acted 60's flick has been so neglected.

Please Note: Albert Finney and Eleanor Bron are still around so the possibility still exists of a Special Feature interview segment. I'm sure they have some interesting stories about the making of this film.

And Stanley Donen, the film's director, is now pushing 81 (his birthday will be on April 13). He also directed Audrey Hepburn in Funny Face and Charade.


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