A Jewish man and a jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other find that their worlds are very different. She is the archetypical Jewish-American-Princess, very emotionally involved with her parents world and the world they have created for her while he is much less dependent on his family. They begin an affair which brings more differences to the surface. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Every father's daughter is a virgin.
Did You Know?
The wedding scene, as filmed, included a magnificent 10-minute speech by Monroe Arnold
as Uncle Leo - a real tour de force. But it didn't fit the mood of the rest of the picture, and was cut to 45 seconds. It was a bitter blow to Arnold, and helped him decide to retire from acting not long afterward. See more
At the dinner table, Julie is told that it is earlier in Columbus, where Harriet is calling from, than where she lives in New York. In fact both cities are in the same Eastern Standard Time Zone. In the book, Harriet is calling from Milwaukee in the Central Time Zone, which is correct. However, when the screenplay changed her location to Columbus, the writer failed to realize this fact and change the dialog or the city. See more
Hey, I meant to ask you. About those pills, don't you have to take them in the morning? Does it make a difference when you take them?
I don't take them.
[drops his soap bar in astonishment
[Played at the wedding] See more