Jerry Ryan loopt in New York, net na zijn scheiding, de arme danseres Gittel Mosca tegen het lijf
Two for the seesaw / dir. by Robert Wise ; screenplay by Isobel Lennart ; based on the stageplay by William Gibson
Robert Wise
Based on the work of
William Gibson
Author of screenplay
Isobel Lennart
MGM DVD, 2005
1 dvd-video : zw/w.
Recording date
Playing time
ca. 114 min.
Ondertiteling : Frans, Italiaans, Spaans, Nederlands, Portugees, Engels voor slechthorenden Taalkeuze : Engels, Duits, Frans, Italiaans, Spaans

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Amerikaanse zwartwitfilm uit 1962 van Robert Wise (West Side Story en The sound of music), met Robert Mitchem en Shirley MacLaine. De Speelfilmencyclopedie geeft 3 sterren: 'Mitchem is een advocaat die in New York een nieuw leven wil beginnen en betrokken raakt bij het wilde meisje MacLaine.' De dvd bevat geen extra's.

About Robert Wise

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Robert Earl Wise (September 10, 1914 – September 14, 2005) was an American film director, producer, and editor. He won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for both West Side Story (1961) and The Sound of Music (1965). He was also nominated for Best Film Editing for Citizen Kane (1941) and directed and produced The Sand Pebbles (1966), which was nominated for Best Picture.

Among his other films are The Body Snatcher (1945), Born to Kill (1947), The Set-Up (1949), The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951), Destination Gobi (1953), This Could Be The Night (1957), Run Silent, Run Deep (1958), I Want to Live! (1958), The Haunting (1963), The Andromeda Strain (1971), The Hindenburg (1975) and Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979).

He was the president of the Directors Guild of America from 1971 to 1975 and the president…Read more on Wikipedia