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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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Ted Gunther
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Potter Shrader
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Grace Greenlaw
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Andre Greenlaw
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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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Catherine Gunther: I would like to live in a castle.
Howard Brubaker: All alone?
Catherine Gunther: No, with a prince.
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Written by Marvin Hamlisch, Joel Hirschhorn and Al Kasha
Performed by Robert John
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Critics got it wrong!
7 November 2002 | by (Hemel Hempstead, England) – See all my reviews

Critics often get it wrong and this movie is proof of that. If you watch this movie in the cold and analytical way that critics often do you will see its countless flaws. But if you do this you will also miss its warmth,charm the masterly performances of its cast and a super sixties Bacharach theme song. I urge people to see it and make up their own mind. My guess is you won't fail to be touched.


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