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Film of the Week: The Heartbreak Kid

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starring
Charles Grodin , Cybill Shepherd Jeannie Berlin, Eddie Albert
Three days after his marriage Lenny Cantrow falls in love with Kelly, a girl he meets on the beach. Undaunted by her parents' dislike of him, he announces his intention of getting a divorce and marrying her. Two weeks later, a bemused Kelly finds him in her home town, divorced and ready for stage two of his plan ...
Screenplay by NEIL SIMON based on the story A Change of Plan by BRUCE JAY FRIEDMAN
Producer EDGAR J. SCHERICK Directed by ELAINE MAY
(First showing on British television)

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Grodin
Unknown: Eddie Albert
Unknown: Lenny Cantrow
Unknown: Neil Simon
Unknown: Bruce Jay Friedman
Producer: Edgar J. Scherick
Directed By: Elaine May
Lenny Cantrow: Charles Grodin
Kelly Corcoran: Cybill Shepherd
Lila Kolodny: Jeannie Berlin
Mr Corcoran: Eddie Albert
Mrs Corcoran: Audra Lindley
Colorado man: William Prince
Colorado woman: Augusta Dabney
Cousin Ralph: Mitchell Jason
Entertainer: Art Metrano
Mrs Kolodny: Marilyn Putnam
Mr Kolodny: Jack Hausman
Pecan pie waiter: Erik Preminger
Kelly's boyfriend: Tim Browne
Flower girl: Jean Scoppa
Mrs Cantrow: Doris Roberts

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Film of the Week: The Heartbreak Kid

BBC Two England, 6 December 1981 23.00






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