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The Odd Couple

16th May 1968
1h 46m
Gene Saks

The Odd Couple is a 1968 Comedy Odd Couple film released on 16th May; Gene Saks directed the film which stars Walter Matthau, Jack Lemmon, and John Fiedler. A sequel, The Odd Couple II, was released in 1998. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $43,327,234 on its budget.

6.0
MetaCritic
86
Rotten Tomatoes
97%
IMDb
7.7

In New York, Felix, a neurotic news writer who just broke up with his wife, is urged by his chaotic friend Oscar, a sports journalist, to move in with him, but their lifestyles are as different as night and day are, so Felix's ideas about housekeeping soon begin to irritate Oscar.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 2:54pm.

Cast (23)

Walter Matthau's profile Walter Matthau Oscar Madison
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Jack Lemmon's profile Jack Lemmon Felix Ungar
Age at Filming ≈ 42
John Fiedler's profile John Fiedler
Age at Filming ≈ 42
Bill Baldwin's profile Bill Baldwin
Age at Filming ≈ 54
Carole Shelley's profile Carole Shelley
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Billie Bird's profile Billie Bird
Age at Filming ≈ 59
Iris Adrian's profile Iris Adrian
Age at Filming ≈ 55
David Sheiner's profile David Sheiner
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Herb Edelman's profile Herb Edelman
Age at Filming ≈ 34
Clark Ross
Age at Filming ≈ 54
Joe Palma
Age at Filming ≈ 62
Ted Beniades's profile Ted Beniades
Age at Filming ≈ 45
John C. Becher
Age at Filming ≈ 52
Heywood Hale Broun's profile Heywood Hale Broun
Age at Filming ≈ 49
Larry Haines
Age at Filming ≈ 49
Monica Evans's profile Monica Evans
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Harry Spear
Age at Filming ≈ 45

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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

9% 20-29
9% 30-39
30% 40-49
22% 50-59
4% 60-69
26% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

26% Female
74% Male

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100% Unknown

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The Odd Couple FAQ

When was The Odd Couple released?

The Odd Couple was released on Thursday May 16th, 1968.

How much did The Odd Couple cost to make?

The budget was $1,200,000.

How much money did The Odd Couple make?

The worldwide revenue was $44,527,234.

Is The Odd Couple on Netflix?

No, The Odd Couple is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is The Odd Couple on Amazon Prime?

No, The Odd Couple is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is The Odd Couple on Disney Plus?

No, The Odd Couple is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States