Bud Baxter is a minor clerk in a huge New York insurance company, until he discovers a quick way to climb the corporate ladder. He lends out his apartment to the executives as a place to take their mistresses. Although he often has to deal with the aftermath of their visits, one night he's left with a major problem to solve.
- Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
- Studio: The Mirisch Company
- Keyword: new york city, new year's eve, lovesickness, age difference, suicide attempt, office, flat, spaghetti, winter, clerk, tennis racket, romantic comedy, black and white, extramarital affair, christmas, christmas movie alternative
- Cast: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston, Jack Kruschen, David Lewis