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Phffft (1954)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Comedy, Romance
Release Date:November 10, 1954
Running time:88 minutes
Cast:Judy Holliday, Jack Lemmon, Jack Carson, Luella Gear, Kim Novak
Director:Mark Robson
Producer:Fred Kohlmar
Writer:George Axelrod
Distributor:Columbia Pictures

Description: After several years of domestic squabbles, the marriage of Nina and Robert Tracy (Judy Holliday, Jack Lemmon) goes phffft! Upon receiving their divorce papers, Nina and Robert are certain that they'll remain friends, no matter how many new lovers they pick up along the way. Nina dallies briefly with bombastic Charlie Newton (Jack Carson), while Robert has a fling with the luscious Janis (Kim Novak). These romantic episodes only serve to make Nina and Robert realize how much they're still in love with each other. According to costar Jack Lemmon, the original title of this film was Phfffft!, but after an all-night bull session at Columbia Pictures it was decided to take out one of the Fs.~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

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