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124 Ratings

The Out of Towners

Directed by Arthur Hiller
United States, 1970


George Kellerman and his wife make a trip to New York, where he is about to take a new job. This journey turns out to be a trip to hell — what can go wrong will go wrong.

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The Out of Towners Directed by Arthur Hiller

Awards & Festivals

Writers Guild of America

1971 | Winner: Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1971 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

Critics reviews

The couple’s actions and reactions are determined in an ad hoc basis, according to the demands of situation and mood contrast (of which there is only too little) rather than any consistent characterization.
July 04, 1970
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