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The Apartment

The Apartment(1960)

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Brief Synopsis

An aspiring executive lets his bosses use his apartment for assignations, only to fall for the big chief's mistress.

Cast & Crew

Billy Wilder Director
Jack Lemmon C. C. "Buddy" Baxter
Shirley MacLaine Fran Kubelik
Fred MacMurray J. D. "Jeff" Sheldrake
Ray Walston Mr. Joe Dobisch
Jack Kruschen Dr. Dreyfuss
David Lewis Mr. Al Kirkeby
Hope Holiday Margie MacDougall
Naomi Stevens Mrs. Mildred Dreyfuss
Johnny Seven Karl Matuschka
Joyce Jameson The blonde
Willard Waterman Mr. Vanderhof
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 15 Jun 1960; Los Angeles opening: 21 Jun 1960; London premiere: 23 Jul 1960
Release Date:  1960 Production Date:  [Panavision]
EB; UCLA has VHS (poor image quality) and 16 + 35 prints - no individual viewing; AFI Library; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex) Production Co:  The Mirisch Company, Inc.
Duration(mins):  124-125 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • A great film

    Tom 2016-03-22

    Starts out as a run-of-the-mill sex comedy, but slowly evolves into something very deep. Billy Wilder made several good films after this, but this was his... MORE>

  • theme of the apt.

    kevin sellers 2016-02-08

    Regarding the previous reviewer, Dam8batta's, interesting take on "The Apartment" as a thematic sellout, I would respectfully disagree.... MORE>

  • More satire than sentiment

    Dam8batta 2016-02-07

    Poor Jack Lemmon's character has no idea who he really is, but everyone else in the film does. He is a pimp for the executives, and he allows everyone... MORE>