Isabelle's life revolves around the New York bookshop she works in and the intellectual friends of both sexes she meets there. Her grandmother remains less than impressed and decides to hire a good old-fashioned Jewish matchmaker to help Isabelle's love-life along. Enter pickle-maker Sam who immediately takes to Isabelle. She however is irritated by the whole business, at least to start with. Written by
Jeremy Perkins <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A funny movie about getting serious.
Did You Know?
This was the first (and only) English-language film for Reizl Bozyk, who plays Izzy's grandmother, Bubbe Kantor. She was a leading actress in Yiddish theatre for many years. See more
[People are arriving at an event at a book store. There are sounds of employees greeting them, checking them in, serving champagne. Izzy is collecting empty plastic cups and napkins. She sees a woman put a book from the shelf in her bag, and deftly removes and replaces it. Anton is watching her from across the nook and motions her over. Their eyes lock as she approaches
So, you won't be out of a job.
[He plunks down his cup on her tray
Referenced in Drop Dead Diva: Bad Girls
IT HAD TO BE YOU
Performed by Benny Goodman
Music by Isham Jones
Words by Gus Kahn
Courtesy of RCA Records See more