Mickey Gordon is a basketball referee who travels to France to bury his father. Ellen Andrews, an American living in Paris, works for the airline Mickey flies on. They meet and fall in love, but their relationship goes through many difficult patches. The story is told in flashback by their friends at a restaurant waiting for them to arrive. Written by
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A comedy about love... after marriage.
Did You Know?
After this movie, Debra Winger took herself out of the limelight of top movie roles and stopped acting altogether for about six years. She later said she'd been thinking about quitting and had wanted to spend time with her dying mother. See more
This is actually a correction to the last geographical goof. They are all in a restaurant in NYC. They are at Helen's. They even say it several times, and they also make reference to the fact that it was a Nicks game. So they are supposed to be in NYC not LA. They have all flown in to NYC for the wedding. See more
[discussing the bridge from "An American in Paris", Mickey sings a line from the movie
"It's very clear..."
The mannequin "SafetyMan" is credited as being played by "Himself" See more
Love Is Here To Stay
Written by George Gershwin
and Ira Gershwin
Performed by Billie Holiday
Courtesy of Verve Records
By arrangment with PloyGram Special Markets See more