For Pete's Sake

  • 1977
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

A feeble attempt to do a Hawksian 1930s comedy in the 1970s. The shame of this was that coauthors Shapiro and Richlin both had several light comedies in their resumes (PILLOW TALK; OPERATION PETTICOAT; THAT TOUCH OF MINK; THE PERFECT FURLOUGH; etc.). Streisand is a big-mouthed Brooklyn housewife married to poor sap Sarrazin, a cabbie who is desperate to...read more

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Barbra Streisand tries everything to make her husband rich in the screwball comedy For Pete's Sake (1974).

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Slapstick farce with Barbra Streisand as a housewife trying to finance her cab-driving husband's education. Peter: Michael Sarrazin. Helen: Estelle Parsons. Fred: William Redfield. Mrs. Cherry: Molly Picon. Nick: Louis Zorich. Loretta: Vivian Bonnell. Bern (more…)

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  • Released: 1977
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A feeble attempt to do a Hawksian 1930s comedy in the 1970s. The shame of this was that coauthors Shapiro and Richlin both had several light comedies in their resumes (PILLOW TALK; OPERATION PETTICOAT; THAT TOUCH OF MINK; THE PERFECT FURLOUGH; etc.). Strei… (more)

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