PG | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
After being dumped by her live-in boyfriend, an unemployed dancer and her 10-year-old daughter are reluctantly forced to live with a struggling off-Broadway actor.
Marsha Mason also recalled working with Quinn Cummings: "One of my favorite actresses to work with - was nine years old going on twenty-seven. She made 'precocious' a wonderful word. Quinn Cummings was a little girl with a very big intelligence. She knew her lines, was as quick and almost as smart as Richard, could land a joke with the best of them, and she was a professional."
Do you have to play that thing at this hour?
Elliot Garfield: I told you, it helps me to fall asleep.
Paula McFadden: Have you ever tried pills?
Elliot Garfield: I don't know how to play pills.
Paula McFadden: It's not hard. You pop them in your mouth and swallow.
Elliot Garfield: Mrs. McFadden, I am a person of health. I do not ...
When Paula falls in the street, a box of spaghetti remains intact. But when Elliot goes back to help her, the box is open and spaghetti is strewn on the ground. Also, Paula is now beside a completely different parked vehicle.