Barefoot in the Park (1967)
|Producer(s)||Paul Nathan (associate), Neil Simon (associate), Hal B. Wallis, Joseph H. Hazen (executive uncredited)|
|Top Genres||Comedy, Romance|
|Top Topics||Based on Play, Divorce, Husband Wife, Marriage, New York, Romance (Comic)|
Barefoot in the Park Overview:
Barefoot in the Park (1967) was a Comedy - Romance Film directed by Gene Saks and produced by Hal B. Wallis, Neil Simon, Paul Nathan and Joseph H. Hazen.
The film was based on the play of the same name written by Neil Simon performed at the Biltmore Theatre, NY from Oct 23, 1963 - Jun 25, 1967.
Neil Simon's comedy features Redford as a conservative young lawyer and Fonda as his spontaneous bride, roughing it in New York. This was director Gene Sak's debut.
(Source: available at Amazon AMC Classic Movie Companion)..
Academy Awards 1967 --- Ceremony Number 40 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Supporting Actress||Mildred Natwick||Nominated|
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Paul Bratter: Good-bye leaky closet.
[after five non-stop, newlywed nights in a hotel room, as a packed lift door opens, to her new husband]
Corie Bratter: Thank you, Mr. Dooley. Next time you're in New York, just call me up.
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Neil Simon based this story on his first marriage.
'Sandra Dee', Geraldine Chaplin, Yvette Mimieux, Tuesday Weld, Sue Lyon and 'Nancy Sinatra' were all mentioned in the press for the role ultimately played by Jane Fonda.
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