Toward the end of his life, F. Scott Fitzgerald is writing for Hollywood studios to be able to afford the cost of an asylum for his wife. He is also struggling against alcoholism. Into his life comes the famous gossip columnist.
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When Mike Hagen and Marilla Brown marry after a whirlwind romance on the west coast, they return to New York to find that they don't have much in common. She is a clothing designer who lives in a swanky apartment and whose friends are actors, artists and the like. He is a sports writer who likes to go boxing matches and horse races. They clearly love one another and make every effort to be flexible. When a mobster, whom Mike has been accusing of fixing sports events, decides to go after him he must pretend to be out of town and mayhem ensues.Written by
The posters in the alley fight scene all display fictitious details - shows ("We Want Music", "Yellow Gold", "Summer Sky"), producers (Stephen Hilliard, Carl Quinbury) and performers (Sally Ashmond, Roy Trelson, Julie Glenson, Sybil Marstin, Victor Penlow), with one exception, Dick Shawn who is noted as performing in "Yellow Gold." All of these originated in the previous year's The Opposite Sex (1956). See more »
While visiting Marineland, bottle-nose dolphins are incorrectly referred to as porpoises, both by Mike, and by the off-screen announcer of the dolphin show. See more »
Cute and charming movie. Bacall and Peck have great chemistry as a newlywed couple who have more differences than they think starting out together. Bacall is funny and chic in her gorgeous gowns by Helen Rose and Peck is funny and charming as a gruff sports writer. This is a true gem.
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