A New Kind of Love
A New Kind of Love (1963)

This romantic comedy is set in gay Paris and stars Paul Newman and his real-life wife Joanne Woodward. He plays a reporter and she a fashion buyer. The trouble begins when she poses as a notorious shady lady.

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 18, 2005
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Time Out

[A] laboured, overdressed Parisian comedy.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

Some sharp lines of dialog, a few too many camera tricks, and a general feeling of going-through-the-motions.

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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

Mr. Shavelson's quips are fast, contemporary and polished to a bright slickness but his story is obvious and thin and his principals belabor the obvious to little avail.

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Kevin Jagernauth

Predictable and borderline offensive.

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Emanuel Levy

The fourth onscreen teaming of Paul Newman and his wife Joanne Woodward is a thin, lame comedy, written and directed by Shavelson, which doesn't befit the caliber of their talents.

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Christopher Null

men are from Mars, women are from Venus, and writer-director Melville Shavelson is from Neptune

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Alice Shen
The beginning of the movie is quite glamorous and charming in a "they don't make 'em like this anymore" kind of way. I especially dig the… More
Jim Hunter
A down-and-out reporter and a fashion designer fall in love in Paris. Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward's excuse to be together while working is a costume… More
jay nixon
Silly comedy bouyed enormously by the supporting performances of Thelma Ritter, Eva Gabor, and George Tobias.