“A film of such wit and comic invention that it belongs among the great American comedies.” - Calum Marsh, Village Voice

“One of the funniest movies of our unfunny age.” - Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times

Henry Graham (Walter Matthau), a spoiled and self involved man who has squandered his inheritance, is determined to maintain his life of comfort by marrying the tragically awkward heiress Henrietta Lowell (May) in this underseen comedy delight.


Awards & Nominations
Nominee - Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical, Golden Globes
Nominee - Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical (Elaine May), Golden Globes


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