Pillow Talk
Pillow Talk (1959)

The fabulously successful Pillow Talk was essentially Shop Around the Corner for the 1950s. Playboy composer Rock Hudson and interior-decorator Doris Day are obliged to share a telephone party line. Naturally, their calls overlap at the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 13, 1999
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92%
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Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff
Variety

Pillow Talk is a sleekly sophisticated production that deals chiefly with s-e-x.

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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

One of the most lively and up-to-date comedy-romances of the year.

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Heather Boerner
Common Sense Media

Hudson and Day's Sex and the City, '50s-style.

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

Compulsively mainstream as only 50s Hollywood could be, and never very funny.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

as light and fluffy as its title implies... it's a fun film to watch unfold, resting on the shoulders of its charismatic stars

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

The first -- and best -- of the witty, well-produced sex comedies starring Doris Day and Rock Hudson.

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Geoff Andrew
Time Out

It often seems complacent and shallow.

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Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

It's impossible to imagine this movie not being presented in CinemaScope, as the widescreen format is integral in supporting the imaginative use of split-screen techniques.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...Hudson and Day's palpable chemistry together [is] evident almost immediately...

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Flixster Audience Score: 87% Flixster User Reviews
Jim Hunter
A rakish bachelor shares a party line with a prudish single woman. Shallow and farcical, <i>Pillow Talk</i> rests wholly on the assumption that its… More
Jennifer Xu
I don't think Doris Day and Rock Hudson have too much chemistry in the conventional sense, but it certainly is pleasurable watching them squabble. This… More
Spencer S.
Before I delve into the mediocrity of a fifties' romantic comedy film starring Doris Day, I would like to say that I do have an unquestionable bias against… More
Wahida K
This Movie is so extremely funny. I enjoy Classics with Doris Day and Rock Hudson. The end was even funnier, when the doctor in the neighbourhood thinks the… More
Candy Rose
Romantic comedy about a couple who haven't met but share a telephone line. If you like Shop Around The Corner, You've Got Mail, How To Lose A Guy In… More
Cassie Hill
Really enjoyed this movie. Doris Day is hilarious!