THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES

(1959 Comedy)







ALTERNATE TITLES:

LA BATTAGLIA DEI SESSI (Italian title)



CAST AND CREW:

PETER SELLERS (Mr. Martin)
ROBERT MORLEY (Robert MacPherson)
CONSTANCE CUMMINGS (Angela Barrows)
ERNEST THESIGER (Old MacPherson)
JAMESON CLARK (Andrew Darling)
DONALD PLEASENCE (Irwin Hoffman)
MOULTRIE KELSALL (Graham)
ALEX MacKENZIE (Robertson)
RODDY McMILLAN (Macleod)
JAMES GIBSON (Night Watchman)

Directed by CHARLES CRICHTON
Written and Produced by MONJA DANISCHEWSKY
(Based on the short story THE CATBIRD SEAT by JAMES THURBER)



SYNOPSIS:

When a female efficiency expert decides to make changes at the House of MacPherson, renown producers of fine tweeds, its mild-mannered accounting clerk decides to bump her off.



PLEASENCE'S CHARACTER:

Pleasence plays Irwin Hoffman---a frustrated employee at Barrows' last firm.



SCREEN CAPTURES:

  • DONALD PLEASENCE AS IRWIN HOFFMAN
  • CONSTANCE CUMMINGS AND PLEASENCE
    Images captured by Christopher Weedman



    REVIEWS:

  • TV GUIDE ONLINE



    DVD AVAILABILITY:

    REGION 2 DVD TO BUY---AMAZON.CO.UK



    STAR LINKS:

  • DARLA'S PETER SELLERS TRIBUTE PAGE
  • PETER SELLERS



    AUTHOR LINKS:

  • THURBER'S WORLD



    FILM LINKS:

  • INTERNET MOVIE DATABASE



    Photos 1959 BRYANSTON FILMS. All Rights Reserved.

    Logo designed by Karen Rappaport






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