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The Marriage of a Young Stockbroker (1971)

R | | Comedy | 19 August 1971 (USA)
A stock-broker is stuck in a dreary job and a marriage that's become a dull routine. To cope with the boredom and frustration, he resorts to voyeurism and extramarital love affairs.

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William Alren
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Lisa Alren
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Nan
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Chester
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Dr. Sadler
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Girl in the Rain
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Mr. Franklin
William Forrest ...
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Mark
Bill McConnell ...
Charlie McGuire
Alma Beltran ...
Raquel
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Mr. Van Meter
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Kenneth Snell ...
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A stock-broker is stuck in a dreary job and a marriage that's become a dull routine. To cope with the boredom and frustration, he resorts to voyeurism and extramarital love affairs.

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The story of a man who tried to hold on to his wife and his binoculars at the same time. See more »

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El matrimonio de un joven corredor de bolsa  »

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Can It Be True
Music by Fred Karlin
Lyrics by Meg Karlin (as Tylwyth Kymry)
Sung by Linda Ronstadt
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Lots of fun for any voyeur
18 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

This is not a great movie, but one that entertains nonetheless. I have no idea why it is still unavailable on video. Richard Benjamin at his quirkiest 70's best, is a somewhat unhappy married guy who enjoys looking at girls whenever, and wherever he can. He also tends to get caught more often than he'd like. The whole story is a rather poor man's "Graduate" in that the lead is a anti-establishment kind of guy and he hates living in a world of rules he doesn't understand or believe in. So, we follow him on his quest for freedom and sexual satisfaction. It is a fun trip. Movie fans that enjoy watching this sort of time capsule will have a great time. It is a film that is curiously missing from anyone's collection.


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