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The April Fools (1969)

M  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  28 May 1969 (USA)
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Newly-promoted if none too happily married Howard Brubaker leaves a rowdy Company party early with the stunning Catherine, whom it turns out is herself unhappily married - to the boss. They... See full summary »

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Newly-promoted if none too happily married Howard Brubaker leaves a rowdy Company party early with the stunning Catherine, whom it turns out is herself unhappily married - to the boss. They spend an innocent night in New York becoming more and more attracted to each other, so that when Catherine announces she intends to leave her husband and return to Paris Howard asks to go along too. In the cold light of morning problems and pressures from spouses crowd in. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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He has a wife. She has a husband. With so much in common they just have to fall in love.

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Howard Brubaker: You don't understand. It was nothing like that. See, she's... she's a princess and I'm a frog who got changed into a prince.
Ted Gunther: Brubaker...
Howard Brubaker: Now I was a prince at first.
Ted Gunther: That's enough, Brubaker...
Howard Brubaker: But then I got changed into a frog until her kiss.
Ted Gunther: Brubaker, you're not a frog.
Howard Brubaker: Right.
Ted Gunther: As cruel as that may seem in your current state, I want you to recognize that as the truth.
Howard Brubaker: I'm not a frog now. I'm a prince. But I was a frog.
Ted Gunther: Brubaker, repeat this simple sentence after me. "I am not now nor have I ...
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WAY underrated
10 July 2002 | by (austin texas) – See all my reviews

Worth it just for the look at the sixties beautiful people. But on top of that, excellent love story coupled with hilarious comedy. Plus it has one of our last looks at the sexiest actress of all time - Myrna Loy. This should be hailed as a classic. Shame on the stupid critics.


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