The Matchmaker
The Matchmaker (1958)

Thornton Wilder's 1938 stage play The Merchant of Yonkers was based on an old British stage farce by John Oxenford (which in turn served as the basis of an Austrian farce by Johann Nestroy). Merchant of Yonkers was a bomb, but Wilder… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 18, 2005
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AJ Verser
This play should probably stick to the theatre. Either that or they could have used a different director. This movie is very predictable on top of feeling… More
Megan S
It was cute. We rented it because we had seen the play at a local theater (not the musical). It wasn't as good as the play. I think it makes more sense… More
jay nixon
interesting to see Hello Dolly without music and some of the performers are better then in the other film particularly Shirley MacLaine but don't go out of… More
Marion Ravenwood
Meh, It was interesting in one sense, but I was bored during most of the characters monologues.
Jennifer Xu
Shirley Maclaine has solidified her role as my favorite 60s cutie. This is an adorable movie that knows how adorable it is, what with the audience narration and… More