The Owl and the Pussycat

77
  • PG
  • Genre(s): Comedy Romance
  • Release year: 1970
  • Running time: 95 min
Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in on Felix. read more
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Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in on Felix. When they both get thrown out, they move in with Barney (Robert Klein) . . . until they drive him out! That's when Felix and Doris finally decide to put theory into practice. But do opposites attract? The Streisand-Segal pairing does in this comedy classic

Original Release

11/03/1970

US Release

11/03/1970

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Cast

Barbra Streisand Doris
George Segal Felix
Robert Klein Barney
Allen Garfield Dress Shop Proprietor
Roz Kelly Eleanor
Jacques Sandulescu Rapzinsky
Marilyn Chambers Barney's Girl (as Evelyn Lang) / Barney's Girl
Jack Manning Mr. Weyderhaus
Grace Carney Mrs. Weyderhaus
Barbara Anson Miss Weyderhaus
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Herbert Ross

Writers

Bill Manhoff, Buck Henry

Cast

Barbra Streisand Doris
George Segal Felix
Robert Klein Barney
Allen Garfield Dress Shop Proprietor
Roz Kelly Eleanor
Jacques Sandulescu Rapzinsky
Marilyn Chambers Barney's Girl (as Evelyn Lang) / Barney's Girl
Jack Manning Mr. Weyderhaus
Grace Carney Mrs. Weyderhaus
Barbara Anson Miss Weyderhaus
Kim Chan Theatre Cashier
Stan Gottlieb Coatcheck Man
Joe Madden Old Man Neighbor
Fay Sappington Old Woman Neighbor
Ken Adam Middle-Aged Man
Tom Atkins Kid in Car
Dominic Barto Man in Bar
Stan Bryant Kid in Car
Trent Gough Old Man
Buck Henry Man Looking Through Doubleday's Bookstore

Producers

Editors

John F. Burnett

1971 Golden Globe Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical Nominated
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