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Release Date:
7 January 1971 (Netherlands) See more »
Behind every 'successful' man is an understanding woman... or two... or three!
A young surgeon becomes bored with his wife and family, he has a very successful career, but even with having so much in life, he feels empty and goes through a series of brief and meaningless relations with attractive women. | Add synopsis »
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Nominated for Golden Globe. See more »


  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Elliott Gould ... Dr. Richard Burrows

Brenda Vaccaro ... Jody Burrows

Angel Tompkins ... Helene Donnelly

Dabney Coleman ... Frank Donnelly

Leonard Stone ... Dr. Neilson
Joan Tompkins ... Grandma Dennison

Helen Westcott ... Mrs. Burrows

Ivor Francis ... Dr. Korngold
Al Checco ... Dr. Meyerberg

JoAnna Cameron ... Nurse Sharon

Veleka Gray ... The Stewardess

Damian London ... Leslie

Tom Toner ... John Bosley
Gloria Manon ... Prostitute
Frederic Downs ... Minister
Todd Baron ... Richard at 12
Laara Lacey ... Woman Neighbor
Peter Stuart ... Andy at 7

Dawn Lyn ... Stephanie at 5

Heather North ... Betty
Nikita Knatz ... Art Teacher
Andy Stuart ... Andy at 2
Janice Pennington ... Nurse Cynthia
Robert Kaufman ... Devil
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Barbara Davis ... Peggy (uncredited)
Michelle Livingston ... Stephanie at 1-Baby (uncredited)

Directed by
Mel Stuart 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Robert Kaufman 

Produced by
Robert Kaufman .... associate producer
Stan Margulies .... producer
David L. Wolper .... executive producer
Original Music by
Lalo Schifrin 
Cinematography by
Vilis Lapenieks 
Film Editing by
David Saxon 
Art Direction by
Alexander Golitzen 
George C. Webb 
Costume Design by
Helen Colvig 
Makeup Department
Gae Clark Butler .... hair stylist
Larry Germain .... hair stylist
Mark Reedall .... makeup artist
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist
Production Management
Bob Larson .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Chris Christenberry .... assistant director
Art Department
Frank R. McKelvy .... set dresser (as Frank McKelvy)
Sound Department
Robert R. Bertrand .... sound
Waldon O. Watson .... sound
William Griffith .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Carol Daniels .... stunt double: Brenda Vaccaro (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Doug Mathias .... lighting technician (uncredited)
Terry F. White .... gaffer (uncredited)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Carol Christie .... wardrobe: women (uncredited)
Other crew
Betty A. Griffin .... continuity (as Betty Abbott)
Crew believed to be complete

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Amo a mi esposa" - Spain (imdb display title)
"Amo mia moglie" - Italy
"Dokter is een liefhebber" - Netherlands (imdb display title)
"Ich liebe meine Frau" - West Germany
"Jeg elsker... min kone" - Denmark (imdb display title)
"Karimi seviyorum" - Turkey (Turkish title)
"O Seu Caso Era Mulher" - Brazil (imdb display title)
"Paihnidia tis nyhtas" - Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title)
"Rakastan vaimoani, vai kuinka?" - Finland
"Uma Certa Forma de Amar" - Portugal (imdb display title)
"Une certain façon d'aimer" - France
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98 min
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)
Finland:K-16 | Netherlands:18 (orginal rating) | UK:X | USA:R (certificate #22607) | West Germany:16

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Elliott Gould turned down " Mccabe And Mrs Miller " to make this.See more »


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