Bye Bye Braverman1968
Released in the USA on February 21 of 1968, "Bye Bye Braverman" (also known as "Addio Braverman") is a Comedy/Drama film directed by Sidney Lumet, and written by Herbert Sargent (screenplay) . George Segal and Jack Warden are starring, alongside Joseph Wiseman, Sorrell Booke, Jessica Walter and Phyllis Newman.
This motion picture is conceived to erase the memory of Leslie Braverman who had the poor taste to drop dead, without warning, thereby inflicting on his family and friends all sorts of burdensome inconveniences--like, for openers, the funeral...
Who directed "Bye Bye Braverman":
Bye Bye Braverman was directed by Sidney Lumet, an American director, producer, writer, and actor.
Before making Bye Bye Braverman, Sidney Lumet had directed The Deadly Affair, released in 1966, The Group (1966), Fail-Safe (1964), The Pawnbroker (1964), Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962), and The Fugitive Kind (1959). Since, he directed The Sea Gull, released in 1968, The Appointment (1969), Last of the Mobile Hot Shots (1970), The Anderson Tapes (1971), The Offence (1972), and Serpico (1973).
What was the release date of "Bye Bye Braverman":
Bye Bye Braverman was first released on Wednesday, February 21, 1968, in the United States. Also released on this day was The Power (dir. Byron Haskin). This was fifty (50) years ago.
What is the cast of "Bye Bye Braverman":
At the casting of Bye Bye Braverman we find George Segal, previously seen in The St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1967) and The Quiller Memorandum (1966); Jack Warden (The Thin Red Line (1964), Donovan's Reef (1963)); Joseph Wiseman (Dr. No (1962), The Happy Thieves (1962)) [ more... ]
- Graham Jarvis and George Segal also appeared in The Hot Rock, released in 1972.
- Alan King and Jack Warden also appeared in Night and the City, released in 1992.
- George Segal and Jack Warden have both also be seen in Carbon Copy, released in 1981.
- Graham Jarvis and George Segal also appeared together in Russian Roulette, released in 1975.
What is the Storyline of "Bye Bye Braverman":
When idealistic minor author Leslie Braverman dies suddenly from a heart attack at the age of 41, his four best friends decide to attend his funeral. The quartet of Jewish intellectuals drawn from the four corners of Manhattan consists of public relations writer Morroe Rieff from the Upper East Side, poet Barnet Weinstein from the Lower East Side, book reviewer Holly Levine from the Lower West Side, and Yiddish writer (and chronic complainer) Felix Ottensteen from the Upper West Side.
The men have [...]
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