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A Guide for the Married Woman (1978)

A seriocomic look at the life of Julie Walker. Bored with her marriage, and encouraged by her friends, she contemplates an affair. Fantasy and reality mix often, leading to complications and headaches.

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Julie Walker
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Jerry Walker
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Marvin
Elaine Joyce ...
Helen
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Everett Hemming-Fantasy Man
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Fred Hurley
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Employment lady
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Doctor
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Elevator Man
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Eloise
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Ed Small
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Shirley
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Hallway Man
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Bill
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Marty Gibson
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A seriocomic look at the life of Julie Walker. Bored with her marriage, and encouraged by her friends, she contemplates an affair. Fantasy and reality mix often, leading to complications and headaches.

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She's Been a Tiger in His Bedroom, But Now She's On The Prowl

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13 October 1978 (USA)  »

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Una guía para la mujer casada  »

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This was Cybill Shepherd's first television movie, and she was initially optimistic, but after she saw it, the only thing she liked about it was the way her hair looked. See more »

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Camera and lights are reflected in Everett and Julie's sunglasses as they walk out of the bookstore and when they are on the boat. See more »

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Version of A Guide for the Married Man (1967) See more »

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NOTHING STAYS THE SAME
Lyrics by Norman Gimbel
Music by Jack Elliott and Allyn Ferguson
Performed by Maureen McGovern
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You always wondered.....
12 May 2008 | by See all my reviews

You always wondered what those actors that guest starred on the Love Boat did with their time well now you know. They hung out with Doc and made a movie. I watched this with sheer guilty delight, the costumes the way people felt about marriage - the effects of the sexual revolution on said marriage it was all pure 70's (yet no one goes to a disco). I should have changed the channel - but in between watching Cybil flip her really long blonde hair and watching Chuck Woolery play tennis I was hooked until the very end. It was a joy to see Barbara Feldon - although confusing at times one day she seems to have the energy of 99 at the gym and a few days later jogging is not her thing (watch for the amount of workouts in this movie - at least everyone is fit) Not the best movie in the world but the love in the beginning is cute and funny and the love at the end...well you'll have to watch -


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