A world-class neurotic, Robert Cole (Albert Brooks, The Muse) just can't stop thinking about Mary (Kathryn Harrold, Raw Deal) especially after he breaks up with her. Fanatically obsessed with the beautiful bank exec, he repeatedly wins her back and then immediately loses her again by grilling her long-distance callers, harassing her business clients and dogging her every movement. But even as Robert and Mary head for another breakup, there's still hope for them yet. Because when it comes to true love, it ain't over 'til it's over.

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Modern Romance (1981)

R

Romance/Comedy · 1h 33m · 3/13/1981

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Robert was madly in love with Mary. Mary was madly in love with him. Under the circumstances they did the only thing they could do... they broke up.

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A world-class neurotic, Robert Cole (Albert Brooks, The Muse) just can't stop thinking about Mary (Kathryn Harrold, Raw Deal) especially after he breaks up with her. Fanatically obsessed with the beautiful bank exec, he repeatedly wins her back and then immediately loses her again by grilling her long-distance callers, harassing her business clients and dogging her every movement. But even as Robert and Mary head for another breakup, there's still hope for them yet. Because when it comes to true love, it ain't over 'til it's over.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Columbia Pictures Corporation
Cast
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Clifford Einstein

Music Mixer (as Cliff Einstein)
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Gene Garvin

Sound Effects Mixer
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Hugh Warden

Bank Dick
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Albert Henderson

Head Mixer
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Harvey Miller

Harvey (as Harvey Skolnik)
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Ed. Weinberger

Ed
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Meadowlark Lemon

Himself
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Roger Ito

Japanese Businessman
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Paul Bryar

Man in Phone Booth (uncredited)
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Mike Road

Spaceman (uncredited)
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Victor Toyota

Japanese Businessman
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Kelly Ann Nakano

Hostess
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Joe Bratcher

Jim
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George Sasaki

Japanese Businessman
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Jerry Belson

Jerry
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Jane Hallaren

Ellen
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Karen Chandler

Neighbor
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Dennis Kort

Health Food Salesman
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Bruno Kirby

Jay
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Albert Brooks

Robert Cole
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Kathryn Harrold

Mary Harvard
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Tyann Means

Waitress
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James L. Brooks

David
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George Kennedy

Himself and Zeron
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Rick Beckner

Zeon
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Candy Castillo

Drugstore Manager
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Bob Einstein

Sporting Goods Salesman
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Virginia Feingold

Bank Receptionist
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Thelma Leeds

Albert Brooks' Mother (as Thelma Bernstein)
Crew
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Albert Brooks

Director
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Albert Brooks

Writer
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Monica McGowan Johnson

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Modern Romance

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

5/2/2006

Disc Title Front Cover

Modern Romance

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

4/23/2019

Disc Title Front Cover

Modern Romance

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/23/2012

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