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126 Ratings

Cactus Flower

Directed by Gene Saks
United States, 1969
Comedy, Romance


A dentist pretends to be married to avoid commitment, but when he falls for his girlfriend and proposes, he must recruit his lovelorn nurse to pose as his wife.

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Cactus Flower Directed by Gene Saks

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1970 | Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

BAFTA Awards

1971 | Nominee: Best Actress

Writers Guild of America

1970 | Nominee: Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1970 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

1970 | 4 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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