Walter Matthau, John Fiedler, Herbert Edelman, Larry Haines and David Sheiner in "The Odd Couple"

The Odd Couple (1968) Directed by Gene Saks from the play by Neil Simon. Walter Matthau as Oscar Madison, John Fiedler as Vinnie, Herbert Edelman as Murray, Larry Haines as Speed and David Sheiner as Roy

Roy: You can never tell what a guy will do when he’s hysterical.
Murray: Nah, nine times out of ten they don’t jump.
Roy: What about the tenth time?
Murray: They jump. He’s right! There’s a possibility!
Oscar: Not with Felix. I know him. He’s too nervous to kill himself. He wears his seatbelt to the drive-in movie.

One Response to “The Odd Couple (1968)”

  1. For the most part it’s irresistible, though the television series of course is what will be most fondly remembered.

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