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Mike Nichols

Released on July 25 of 1986 in the USA, "Heartburn" (also known as "Sodbrennen", "Affari di cuore") is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film directed by Mike Nichols . Meryl Streep is starring, alongside Jack Nicholson, Jeff Daniels, Maureen Stapleton, Stockard Channing and Richard Masur.

A recipe for success!

Who directed "Heartburn":

Heartburn was directed by Mike Nichols, a German director, producer, actor, and composer.

Before making Heartburn, Mike Nichols had directed Silkwood, released in 1983, The Fortune (1975), The Day of the Dolphin (1973), Carnal Knowledge (1971), Catch-22 (1970), and The Graduate (1967). Since, he directed Biloxi Blues, released in 1988, Postcards from the Edge (1990), Regarding Henry (1991), The Birdcage (1996), Primary Colors (1998), and Closer (2004).

When was "Heartburn" released:

Heartburn was initally released in the United States on Friday, July 25, 1986. Also released on this day were Haunted Honeymoon, Maximum Overdrive (dir. Stephen King), and Robotech: The Movie (dir. Carl Macek). This was thirty-two (32) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, October 29, 1986 in France; Thursday, January 29, 1987 in Germany and on Thursday, November 20, 1986 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Heartburn":

At the casting of Heartburn we find Meryl Streep, previously seen in Plenty (1985) and Falling in Love (1984); Jack Nicholson (Prizzi's Honor (1985), Terms of Endearment (1983)); Jeff Daniels (Marie (1985), Terms of Endearment (1983)) [ more... ]

  • Jeff Daniels, Kenneth Welsh and Mercedes Ruehl also appeared together in Radio Days, released in 1987.
  • Stockard Channing and Jack Nicholson also worked together in The Fortune, released in 1975.
  • Jack Nicholson and Ron McLarty can be seen in How Do You Know, released in 2010.
  • Jeff Daniels and Kenneth Welsh also worked together in The House on Carroll Street, released in 1988.

What is the Storyline of "Heartburn":

New York City food writer Rachel Samstat and Washington, D.C. political columnist Mark Forman meet at a mutual friend's wedding and, after a whirlwind courtship, they marry, despite Rachel's reservations. They purchase a dilapidated Georgetown townhouse in Washington and the ongoing and seemingly never-ending renovations create some stress in their relationship. Rachel, overjoyed to discover she is pregnant, is determined to make her marriage work and becomes a stay-at-home mom. When she discovers evidence [...]

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