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Director
  
David Helpern

Initial DVD release
  
January 25, 2005

Duration
  

Country
  
United States

4.4/10
IMDb

Genre
  
Drama, Comedy, Romance

Music director
  
Mark Snow

Writer
  
Fred Barron

Language
  
English

Something Short of Paradise movie poster

Release date
  
September 14, 1979 (Canada) October 5, 1979 (US)

Cast
  
Susan Sarandon
(Madeline Ross),
David Steinberg
(Harris Sloane),
Jean-Pierre Aumont
(Jean-Fidel Mileau),
Marilyn Sokol
(Ruthie Miller),
Joe Grifasi
(Barney Collins),
Robert Hitt
(Edgar Kent)

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Susan Sarandon appears in Something Short of Paradise and Loving Couples

Tagline
  
Love isn't blind... just a little nearsighted!

Something Short of Paradise is a 1979 romantic comedy film directed by David Helpern from a screenplay by Fred Barron. It stars Susan Sarandon and David Steinberg.

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Plot

Madeleine Ross (Susan Sarandon) is a journalist, and her boyfriend, Harris Sloane (David Steinberg), is the owner of an art theatre. Their relationship is on-again/off-again, and when Madeleine meets the French star Jean-Fidel Mileau (Jean-Pierre Aumont) it provokes changes in the way she and Harris feel about each other.

Cast

  • Susan Sarandon as Madeline Ross
  • David Steinberg as Harris Sloane
  • Jean-Pierre Aumont as Jean-Fidel Mileau
  • Marilyn Sokol as Ruthie Miller
  • Joe Grifasi as Barney Collins
  • Robert Hitt as Edgar Kent
  • Production and release

    Something Short of Paradise was shot in New York City, and was advertised with the tagline "Love isn't blind... just a little nearsighted!"

    References

    Something Short of Paradise Wikipedia
    Something Short of Paradise IMDb Something Short of Paradise themoviedb.org