The Odd Couple (Blu-ray)
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Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: G
- Run Time: 1 hours, 45 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: February 25, 2020
- Originally Released: 1968
- Label: Paramount
- Encoding: Region [unknown]
Performers, Cast and Crew:
|Starring||Jack Lemmon & Walter Matthau|
|Performer:||John Fiedler, Herb Edelman, David Sheiner, Monica Evans, Carole Shelley & Iris Adrian|
|Directed by||Gene Saks|
|Edited by||Frank Bracht|
|Screenwriting by||Neil Simon|
|Composition by||Neal Hefti|
|Cinematography by||Robert B. Hauser|
|Art Direction by||Hal Pereira & Walter Tyler|
|Produced by||Howard W. Koch|
Rating: 4/5 -- When critics discuss chemistry, that onscreen magic that occurs between perfectly paired actors, the electricity exemplified by Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon is a textbook illustration of same.
Rating: 4/5 -- Classic buddy comedy finds hilarity in its mature themes. Full Review
Common Sense Media
Capitalizing on almost every funny line in the play, and keeping physical setups to a wise minimum, playwright-screenwriter Neil Simon and director Gene Saks have adapted to the screen, fidelity-sharp, the embattled hilarity of The Odd Couple. Full Review
...a durable classic, the sort of comedy that doesn't try to yank laughs by cramming its fist down our throats. Full Review
Rating: 3.5/4 -- It does well as an evening's entertainment. Full Review
Rating: B -- Acting is all: Lemmon and Matthau are terrific in their first teaming in this highly amusing comedy, which is sharply written by Neil Simon but poorly directed by theater helmer Gene Saks. Full Review
The Neil Simon comedy that lit up Broadway for more than two years shines again in this flawed but still funny screen adaptation. Full Review
Neil Simon's play comes to the screen as divorcees Felix and Oscar move in together when their marriages break up. They soon discover their personalities and housekeeping rules are explosively incompatible. Academy Award Nominations: 2, including Best (Adapted) Screenplay, Best Film Editing.
After being thrown out of his home and marriage, fastidious Felix decides the only thing for him to do is to move in with his best friend, Oscar Madison, a divorced man living alone in an upper eastside apartment. Oscar is a total slob, with week old sandwiches under his pillows, while Felix is a compulsive cleaner, constantly vacuuming, dusting and polishing. The question is: Can these men live together with out killing each other'...
- Color by Technicolor. Shot in Panavision.
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