Bob and Carol and Ted and Alice
You see the famous one-shot for Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice fifty years scene in the bedroom, after the two return from the party at Bob and.and does for
Post a Comment. The newer generation taught us to be more open and thoughtful with our sexual desires, expressing them freely, and not restricting them as if sex was an unnatural thing. Connecting this to film, as I so often do, just look at how Americans have quietly been told to fear sex. A violent wartime epic can still achieve a PG rating, while a three second shot of a vagina will stamp you film with the "kiss of death" NC rating. How have our private parts been so private we've resorted to embracing the unnatural and the cruel and fearing the natural and the serene? The film, judging by its premise, deals with the concept of swinging or "wife-swapping," when it in turn, deals with the ethics and moral values that get in the way of doing such acts. We explore the lives of two couples, ostensibly similar on the surface, but royally different when examined.
Robert Downey Jr. Sign in. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet! IMDb More. Hide Spoilers. Raph 31 October I watched this film again having first seen it on late night TV in the mid s when I was twenty.
For some curious reason, we suddenly seem compelled to tell the truth in our personal relationships. Used to be, in the long-ago days of romanticism in the movies, that a girl would peer soulfully into a boy's eyes and say, "Tell me what you really think about me. It's scary. Now this sort of honesty is all right for deep conversations over a cup of coffee in the student union, but it's dangerous when practiced by couples over By then they've got a car and a house and kids, and who knows?
Muhich Noble Lee Holderread Jr. Larry Tucker M. Paul Mazursky Larry Tucker. Frankovich Productions Columbia Pictures. A movie where the climax involves two sets of married couples all getting into bed together, and staring at the camera.
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice
Natalie Wood - Bob&Carol&Ted&Alice
The original music score was composed by Quincy Jones. The cinematography for the film was by Charles Lang. The film received four Academy Award nominations, including ones for Gould and Cannon. After a weekend of emotional honesty at an Esalen -style retreat, Los Angeles sophisticates Bob and Carol Sanders Robert Culp and Natalie Wood return home determined to embrace complete openness. They share their enthusiasm and excitement over their new-found philosophy with their more conservative friends Ted and Alice Henderson Elliott Gould and Dyan Cannon , who remain doubtful. Soon after, filmmaker Bob has an affair with a young production assistant on a film shoot in San Francisco.