Burt Reynolds is an attractive middle-aged man who suffers a crisis of confidence when ditched by his ambitious singer wife (Candice Bergen), until he begins to forge a new new relationship with an equally insecure teacher (Jill Clayburgh). But when the wife attempts a reconciliation - seduction followed by a truly excruciating song she has composed for him - he realizes where his loyalty lies. Written by
Phil Potter would like to straighten out his life...One way, or the other.
Did You Know?
Start of principal photography on Burt Reynolds
' next movie Rough Cut
(1980) was delayed so that Reynolds could finish his work on this film. See more
As Jessica and Phil prepare to go to bed, he slips off underwear below bottom frame line. But as shot continues, actor Burt Reynolds is clearly wearing abbreviated white undergarment. See more
Mr. Potter, class doesn't let out until 10.
References The Way We Were
Joy To The World
Music partly attributed to George Frideric Handel
Adapted and arranged by Lowell Mason
In the score at Christmas See more