Only Two Can Play

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John Lewis (Peter Sellers) is a frustrated Welsh librarian with ambitions that go beyond his dead end job. He returns home each night to a run down apartment, a disenchanted wife and two unruly kids. The overbearing landlady adds to his discontentment. Things look bleak for John before he meets the beautiful wife of a busy influential businessman. Comedy ensues as the beautiful babe makes a play for him and every attempt at adultery is thwarted. Meanwhile, John's wife takes up with a poet of dubious talents (Richard Attenborough). The story is taken from the Kingsley Amis novel "That Uncertain Feeling."


Critic Reviews for Only Two Can Play

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Audience Reviews for Only Two Can Play

  • Nov 11, 2008
    Sellers in fine form as Welsh librarian in understated sex comedy. Fun to see him in scenes with the actor who would later be Clouseau's assistant in 'A Shot In The Dark.' Attenborough has a great time in small role of pompous local playwright.
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