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.
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Moving mic shadow is visible on wall in scene where Phil meets Marie's children. See more
Michael Potter, to crowd observing Phil's anxiety attack, "Anybody have a Valium?" Everyone in crowd reaches into purses and pockets.
Referenced in Spin City: Starting Over
Easy For You
Music by Marvin Hamlisch
Lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager
Sung by Candice Bergen See more