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A New Leaf

A New Leaf (1971)

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Elaine May wrote and directed (credits May attempted to have removed after the studio made extensive cuts in the film) this dark and funny comedy about marriage, murder, and money. May also stars as Henrietta, a shy and clumsy wallflower, who is also heir to a large pile of money. Indigent playboy Graham (Walter Matthau), who has squandered his inherited trust fund and needs to get a new source of money, begins to ply his affections upon Henrietta. When his butler (George Rose) recommends that

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Elaine May, Jack Ritchie

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All Critics (21) | Top Critics (6) | Fresh (15) | Rotten (0) | DVD (1)

A film of such wit and comic invention that it belongs among the great American comedies.

December 13, 2013 Full Review Source: Village Voice
Village Voice
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Elaine May's directorial debut, a beautifully refined exposition of screwball comedy's brackish side

February 24, 2014 Full Review Source: CinePassion
CinePassion

May's brand of humor is beyond deadpan, and you may find yourself laughing long after the fact, even if you're not laughing in the moment.

September 12, 2012 Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid
Combustible Celluloid

Very funny in patches.

April 6, 2006 Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Blessed with a perpetual craggy hangdog, Matthau is May's perfect comic foil.

April 13, 2004 Full Review Source: Slant Magazine
Slant Magazine

Occasionally charming, always watchable star vehicle. Pleasantly offbeat

October 16, 2002
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

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