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8 Ratings

The Facts of Life

Directed by Melvin Frank
United States, 1960
Comedy, Drama, Romance


Middle-aged suburbanites Larry and Mary Gilbert and Jack and Kitty Weaver have been friends for many years. But when circumstances keep throwing Larry and Kitty together without their spouses, the two fall in love.

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The Facts of Life Directed by Melvin Frank

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1961 | Winner: Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

1961 | 4 nominations including: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

Writers Guild of America

1961 | Nominee: Best Written American Comedy (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1961 | 3 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Comedy

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