Portnoy's Complaint

  • 1972
  • 1 HR 41 MIN
  • NR
  • Comedy

Some books are better left unfilmed. In this case, Roth's novel was very funny and often shocking for its own sake, but the film, an embarrassment for everyone involved, fails miserable in adapting the book to the big screen. Benjamin, who had already established himself with his work as the ultimate Jewish schlemiel in GOODBYE, COLUMBUS; DIARY OF A MAD...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (2 Credits)
Sidney Beckerman
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Philip Lathrop
Editor (2 Credits)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Harold Michelson
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
George R. Nelson
Costumes (1 Credit)
Moss Mabry
Music Director (1 Credit)
Make Up (1 Credit)
Charles Schram

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