Monday Matinee: The Apartment (1960)
Director: Billy Wilder
1960, 125 minutes, Digital, NR
Cast: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray
Jack Lemmon plays C.C. Baxter, a go-getting office worker who loans his tiny apartment to his philandering superiors for their romantic trysts. He runs into trouble when he finds himself sharing a girlfriend (Shirley MacLaine) with his callous boss (Fred MacMurray).
The film won six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Original Screenplay. The Apartment was adapted by Neil Simon and Burt Bacharach into the 1969 Broadway musical Promises, Promises.
Dates & Times
- Mon Nov 4, 1pm
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Greenbelt, MD 20770