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    The Prisoner of Second Avenue - (Original Trailer)

    Jack Lemmon and Anne Bancroft play a newly unemployed executive and his wife in Neil Simon's comedy The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975).

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Prisoner of Second Avenue, The - (Original...

Prisoner of Second Avenue, The - (Original Trailer)
Jack Lemmon and Anne Bancroft play a newly unemployed executive and his wife in Neil Simon's comedy The Prisoner of Second Avenue (1975).>
Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Prisoner Of Second...
Ben Mankiewicz introduces The Prisoner Of Second Avenue,...
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Ben Mankiewicz Intro -- The Prisoner Of Second Avenue (1974)
Ben Mankiewicz Intro — The Prisoner Of Second Avenue (1974)>
Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie...
In a Manhattan heat wave, advertising man Mel (Jack Lemmon)...
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Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie Clip) You've Been Tense For A Week!
In a Manhattan heat wave, advertising man Mel (Jack Lemmon) awakens and alarms his notably compassionate spouse Edna (Anne Bancroft), in director Melvin Frank’s The Prisoner Of Second Avenue, 1975, from Neil Simon’s play and screenplay. >
Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie...
In which Jack Lemmon, as unemployed advertising pro Mel,...
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Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie Clip) People Have To Walk On These Streets
In which Jack Lemmon, as unemployed advertising pro Mel, after therapy, bumps into Sylvester Stallone at 5th Ave. and East 68th, then races thru Central Park, geographically incoherent shots and eventually tackles him, in Neil Simon’s The Prisoner Of Second Avenue, 1975.>
Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie...
A suddenly unemployed executive and his understanding wife...
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Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie Clip) Open, He Makes Me Nervous!
Opening with a convincing sampling of Manhattan, Jack Lemmon and Anne Bancroft introduced as the leads, from Neil Simon’s play and screenplay, and no less than F. Murray Abraham driving the cab, in The Prisoner Of Second Avenue, 1975. >
Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie...
Visiting New Jersey and his wealthier older brother Harry...
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Prisoner Of Second Avenue, The (1975) -- (Movie Clip) Plenty Of Ponies In My Time
Visiting New Jersey and his wealthier brother Harry (Gene Saks), Mel (Jack Lemmon) finally admits he got laid off at the ad firm, preceding the visit of Edna (Anne Bancroft) and Harry’s wife (Maxine Stuart), in the Neil Simon Broadway adaptation The Prisoner Of Second Avenue, 1975.>
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