A Touch of Class
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Producer/director Melvin Frank struck box-office gold when he teamed George Segal with Glenda Jackson in A Touch of Class. Segal plays married insurance executive Steve Blackburn, who can't seem to avoid bumping into divorced fashion designer Vicki Allessio (Glenda Jackson) wherever he goes. Finally bowing to the inevitable, Steve and Vicki fall in love. He suggests a romantic rendezvous in Spain...but nothing, absolutely nothing, goes as planned. A comedy of errors ending on an unexpected note of pathos, A Touch of Class was nominated for four Academy Awards, and earned Glenda Jackson a… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

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"One of the few comedies to be Oscar-nominated in the 1970s, this British film about adulterous affair benefits from the strong chemistry between George Segal and Glenda Jackson, who won a second Best Actress for her part."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"A fine romantic comedy with a poignant, unexpected ending."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
"Charming, if slight, star comedy."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"This romantic comedy, directed by Melvin Frank, is literate and zesty entertainment - sort of a gin and tonic film with a twist of lemon."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"How this meandering and desperate sex farce ever got nominated for Best Picture is something that will boggle my mind for all eternity."
‑ Scott Weinberg, Apollo Guide
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