Charley is a surgeon who's recently lost his wife; he embarks on a tragicomic romantic quest with one woman after another until he meets up with Ann, a singular woman, closer to his own age, who immediately and unexpectedly captures his heart. Written by
Dan Hartung <email@example.com>
More than a touch of comedy. Just what the doctor ordered.
Did You Know?
The name of the central character Dr. Charley Nichols (played by Walter Matthau
) was changed to Dr. Charley Michaels for the TV sitcom series House Calls
(1979) that this film spurred, it ran for fifty-nine episodes between 1979 and 1982. See more
[At burial service
Throughout history, all great innovators were never really appreciated until they were dead. Your dead now Harry... an' we appreciate it!
Spin-off House Calls
On the sunny side of the street
Lyrics by Dorothy Fields
Music by Jimmy McHugh
Performed by Frankie Laine See more