George Haverstick, a Korean war veteran, hastily marries Isabel, whom he met in hospital while he was recovering from a nervous condition. To Isabel's horror, they drive to Florida on their honeymoon in an old hearse. They spend much of the time quarreling, and then, on Christmas eve, they visit George's war buddy, Ralph Baltz. However Ralph's wife Dorothea has just walked out on him, taking their child. Each couple then observes the marital difficulties of the other couple

  1. Isobel Lennart


  2. George Roy Hill


Top Billed Cast

  1. Anthony Franciosa

    Anthony Franciosa

    Ralph Bates

  2. Jane Fonda

    Jane Fonda

    Isabel Haverstick

  3. Jim Hutton

    Jim Hutton

    George Haverstick

  4. Lois Nettleton

    Lois Nettleton

    Dorothea Bates

  5. John McGiver

    John McGiver

    Stewart P. McGill

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Period of Adjustment
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  • October 31, 1962


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 52m

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