TV reporter Rob Salinger is married to Micki, but because she's always busy working, they hardly ever spend time together. One night at which he got stood up by Micki again, Rob meets cellist Maude and they soon get romanticly involved. When it turns out Maude is pregnant with his baby, Rob decides to marry Maude. When he's on the verge of telling Micki, she tells him she's pregnant, so he doesn't have the heart to leave her, but he marries Maude anyway. Now married to two pregnant women who don't know about each other, Rob has a busy time taking care of both and keep them from finding out.
Leon Wolters <wolters@strw.LeidenUniv.nl>
Micki was the only woman he ever wanted to marry. Until he met Maude. So, he did what any honorable man would do. He married them both.
Did You Know?
Director Blake Edwards
once said of this movie: "The film was funny but I think middle America resented the fact that this guy was a bigamist . . . I still thought it was a charming movie, and I'd have bet anything that it would have done very well". See more
When the wives go to the OB/GYNE they go into rooms next to each other. Micki goes into an exam room on the right with the nurse's desk clearly to the right. However, when she is seen exiting, she exits an exam room that is blocked by the nurse's desk area. See more
Get off the bed, kitty.
CBS edited 22 minutes from this film for its 1987 network television premiere. See more
On the Sunny Side of the Street
Written by Dorothy Fields
and Jimmy McHugh
Performed by Frank Sinatra
Courtesy of Capitol Records, Inc. See more