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2.9
237 Ratings

10

Directed by Blake Edwards
United States, 1979
Comedy, Romance

Synopsis

A Hollywood songwriter goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy blonde newlywed.

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10 Directed by Blake Edwards

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1980 | 2 nominations including: Best Music, Original Song

Writers Guild of America

1980 | Nominee: Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1980 | 5 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

National Society of Film Critics Awards

1980 | 3 nominations including: Best Film

Critics reviews

After the low point of The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976), Edwards has happily risen to top form once more with 10. The visual and narrative economy of the film is superb. The first scene, a surprise birthday party for George Webber (Dudley Moore), establishes immediately the age of the hero – 42 – and hence his self-perceived problem with diminishing masculine prowess; and his occupation as a pianist and songwriter, hence his cultural position and image.
February 01, 1980
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