Pillow Talk

BFM — 39
BFM — 39
Pillow Talk
Directed by Michael GordonItalian title: Il letto racconta
United States / 1959 / 102 min.
Colour / O.V. / Subtitles: sub. it.
Rock Hudson (Brad Allen), Doris Day (Jan Morrow), Tony Randall (Jonathan Forbes), Thelma Ritter (Alma), Nick Adams (Tony Walters), Julia Meade (Marie), Allen Jenkins (Harry), Marcel Dalio (Pierot), Lee Patrick (Signora Walters)

Playboy songwriter Brad succession of romances annoys his neighbour, interior designer Jan Morrow, who shares a telephone party line with hi and hears all his breezy routines. After Jan successfully lodges a complaint against him, Brad sets about to seduce her in the guise of a sincere and upstanding Texas rancher. When mutual friend Jonathan discovers that his best friend is moving in on the girl he desires, however, sparks fly.

Essential filmography

How Do I Love Thee? (Per grazia rifiutata, 1970)

For Love or Money (Per soldi o per amore, 1963)

Boys’ Night Out (Venere in pigiama, 1962)

Pillow Talk (Il letto racconta, 1959)  

Cyrano de Bergerac (Cirano di Bergerac, 1950)

An Act of Murder (Il delitto del giudice, 1948)

The Web (Passione che uccide, 1947)

BFM 39 list of films

Get into the action!

Join us and become part of Bergamo Film Meeting: give voice, in real-time, to the emotions that thrive during the Festival and the events we organize throughout the year to promote quality cinema.