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Judy Holliday Judy Holliday
Nina Tracey
Jack Lemmon Jack Lemmon
Robert Tracey
Jack Carson Jack Carson
Charlie Nelson
Kim Novak Kim Novak
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Luella Gear Luella Gear
Edith Chapman
Donald Randolph Donald Randolph
Dr. Van Kessel
Donald Curtis Donald Curtis
Rick Vidal
Shirlee Allard Shirlee Allard
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Phffft

11 months, 3 weeks ago at Sep 5 2:43
Comedies of remarriage are a backbone of the screwball genre, and there’s several classics to be mined from the material (The Philadelphia Story and The Awful Truth come to mind immediately). Phffft is not one of these films, as it takes a couple amusing gags, strong comedic actors, and then sticks interminable pieces in-between.   The title’s high-concept is more thoughtful than much of t... read more
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Robert (Jack Lemmon) and Nina Tracy (Judy Holliday) were once a happy couple, but eight years of marriage has taken a toll on their relationship. They decide to call it quits and get a divorce. In their ensuing freedom, they are excited to dive back into the world of dating. Nina has a date with a suave actor (Donald Curtis), and Robert meets a blonde bombshell (Kim Novak). However, when their dalliances get complicated, they quickly realize that single life might not be what they bargained for.
Release date: 10 November 1954
Tags: Comedy (2), Romance (1), Lemmon (1), Divorce (1), Marriage (1), Novak (1), 1954 (1)
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JxSxPx posted a review 11 months, 3 weeks ago

Phffft

“Comedies of remarriage are a backbone of the screwball genre, and there’s several classics to be mined from the material (The Philadelphia Story and The Awful Truth come to mind immediately). Phffft is not one of these films, as it takes a couple amusing gags, strong comedic actors, and then sticks interminable pieces in-between.   The title’s high-concept is more thoughtful than much of the writing. The title comes from a newspaper article describing the noise made when a marriage ends in divorce. It’s a little ridiculous, and the title is more than a little stupid, but that’s the level of commitment we’re working with here.   Judy Holliday and Jack Lemmon play the couple whose marriage goes belly up, find it difficult to readjust to married life, and eventual come back t” read more

JxSxPx rated this 5/10 11 months, 3 weeks ago
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