Overview

Otto Preminger directs this comedy-drama based upon the novel by Lois Gould and adapted by Elaine May (under the pseudonym Esther Dale). Julie Messinger (Dyan Cannon) is an intense woman who hides her wild emotions and desires under her conventional facade. Her husband Richard (Laurence Luckinbill) checks into the hospital for a simple mole removal that goes seriously wrong. The stellar cast includes James Coco, Jennifer O'Neill, Ken Howard, Louise Lasser, Nina Foch, Sam Levine, Doris Roberts and Burgess Meredith.

  1. Lois Gould

    Novel

  2. Elaine May

    Screenplay

  3. Otto Preminger

    Director

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 16, 1971
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 42m

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