The Apartment

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Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he's left with a major problem to solve.

  1. Billy Wilder

    Director, Screenplay

  2. I. A. L. Diamond


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jack Lemmon

    Jack Lemmon

    C.C. Baxter

  2. Shirley MacLaine

    Shirley MacLaine

    Fran Kubelik

  3. Fred MacMurray

    Fred MacMurray

    Jeff D. Sheldrake

  4. Ray Walston

    Ray Walston

    Joe Dobisch

  5. Jack Kruschen

    Jack Kruschen

    Dr. Dreyfuss

  6. Naomi Stevens

    Naomi Stevens

    Mrs. Mildred Dreyfuss

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 5m

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue $25,000,000.00

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Release Information

  • June 15, 1960
    PG, Theatrical



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A review by Andres Gomez

By Andres Gomez

A tiypical Billy Wilder comedy. Fun and with great script and performance from Jack Lemmon.

A must to see.

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