The Apartment(Movie, 1960)

| 2h 5min | Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance / Love
The ApartmentRating: 4.1/5 (with 982982 votes)
The Apartment is a 1960 American romantic comedy-drama film directed and produced by Billy Wilder from a screenplay he co-wrote with I. A. L. Diamond. It stars Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston, Jack Kruschen, David Lewis, Willard Waterman, David White, Hope Holiday and Edie Adams. The film follows an insurance clerk (Lemmon) who, in hopes of climbing the corporate ladder, allows more senior coworkers to use his Upper West Side apartment to conduct their extramarital affairs. He is attracted to an elevator operator (MacLaine) in his office... ()
Movie poster of The Apartment

Where to watch The Apartment (cinema/streaming/download)?

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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]

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Awards & Nominations for The Apartment

Academy Award for Best Picture Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Film Editing Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Academy Award for Best Art Direction, Black and White National Board of Review: Top Ten Films Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Actress Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Black-And-White Academy Award for Best Film Editing Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Academy Award for Best Picture Academy Award for Best Art Direction, Black and White Academy Award for Best Sound

About The Apartment

Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he's left with a major problem to solve.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Derivative works/Adaptions: "Promises, Promises" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 31 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 06/21/1960
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"A legénylakás"
"아파트 열쇠를 빌려드립니다"
Budget: 3,000,000 USD
Revenue: 25,000,000 USD (= 833%)
Color: Black & White (B/W)

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Other movies with this title: The Apartment (IT, 1960), The Apartment (YU, 1987), The Apartment (FR/ES/IT, 1996), The Apartment (RO, 2004), The Apartment (CA, 2012), The Apartment (2022)

WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:4640, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 07/10/2024