Bob Hope is a New York theater critic and his wife (Lucille Ball in their final motion picture pairing) writes a play that may or may not be very good. Now Hope must either get out of reviewing the play or cause the breakup of his marriage. Based on the Broadway play by Ira Levin.

  1. Don Weis


  2. Jack Sher


Top Billed Cast

  1. Bob Hope

    Bob Hope

    Parker Ballantine

  2. Lucille Ball

    Lucille Ball

    Angela Ballantine

  3. Marilyn Maxwell

    Marilyn Maxwell

    Ivy London

  4. Rip Torn

    Rip Torn

    Dion Kapakos

  5. Jessie Royce Landis

    Jessie Royce Landis

    Charlotte Orr aka Charlie

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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 13, 1963


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

Budget -

Revenue -



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