Pillow Talk (film)

October 6, 1959 6 Comments

US Release Date: 06 October 1959

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  • Rock Hudson Brad Allen
  • Doris Day Jan Morrow
  • Tony Randall Jonathan Forbes
  • Thelma Ritter Alma
  • Nick Adams Tony Walters

Pillow Talk was the first of the Rock Hudson-Doris Day collaborations. It tells the story of a couple who share a party phone] line and through the oddest of coincidences meet and fall in love. Brad Allen is the “womanizing” cad and Jan Morrow is a “perky” interior designer with uncompromising moral beliefs. This picture gained an award for Best Screenplay and an Oscar nomination for Doris as Best Actress. It was also the second-largest-grossing film of the fifties, surpassed only by The Glenn Miller Story (which told the life story of the American bandleader who had the most successful big-band of the WWII era). If you haven’t spent an evening curling up with this flick you haven’t lived!

Director(s): Michael Gordon
Producer(s): Ross Hunter & Martin Melcher
Studio: Universal Studios (USA)
Comedy/Romance
Colour (Eastmancolor-CinemaScope)

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6 Comments to “Pillow Talk (film)”
  1. […] 84 year old of course will be remembered for his enduring roles in the Hudson/Day comedy-movies: Pillow Talk, Lover Come Back and Send Me No Flowers. Tony later went on to win an Emmy for his role as Felix […]

  2. […] Pillow Talk (1959) – Lover Come Back (1961) – Send Me No Flowers (1964) – As an added bonus the set includes an […]

  3. […] Studios are to release a new edition of the much adored romantic comedy “Pillow Talk” which first paired Doris Day with Rock […]

  4. […] notably produced iconic shots of Doris Day with her co-star Rock Hudson for their 1959 movie “Pillow Talk” and was later hired by Columbia Records to photograph Ms. Day for two long play records […]

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