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.
Philip Apps <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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
In the Pistons/Lakers game when Mickey has his meltdown, the court is clearly the Phoenix Suns' court. The floor is purple instead of the Pistons' blue, and you can see the word America of "America West Arena" when he throws out Isiah Thomas. See more
[looking at Rodin's "The Thinker"
Rodin never said what he was thinking.
You see, what I think he was thinking was, "Goddam Rodin. Three drinks and I'm nude."
The mannequin "SafetyMan" is credited as being played by "Himself" See more
References An American in Paris
My Melancholy Baby
Written by Ernie Burnett
and George A. Norton See more