That Touch of Mink (1962) / Universal Pictures
Directed By: Delbert Mann
Starring: Cary Grant, Doris Day, Gig Young, &
~ New York Yankee greats: Yogi Berra, Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris all make a special appearance in the film as Doris Day's character Jan is a major baseball fan!
~ This is the first and only pairing of Doris Day & Cary Grant in a film. Doris Day was paid a total of $750,000 since being the top of the box office at the time and Cary Grant $600,000 with an additional percentage.
~ First film to make at one movie theatre, Radio City Music Hall over one million dollars.
~ Top grossing Doris Day motion picture.
~ Won Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture (Comedy). Nominated for 3 Academy Awards in 1963 for Best Sound, Best Screenplay, & Best Art Direction.
Tagline: Two of Hollywood's most beloved stars, Cary Grant and Doris Day, sparkle in a breezy, stylish comedy that's rich with romantic delights.
At the time this film was made Doris Day was top box office draw and was finally paired with Cary Grant to be a lovely pair of sophisticated actors together on screen to shine.
Cathy is now depressed that is lovely dress has mud and is now dirty for her interview and heads to the restaurant where her friend/and best gal pal who share the same apartment to save money Connie Emerson (Meadows) works. Cathy puts a few coins in to obtain s salad and then gets her friend Connie's attention and tells her the scoop of what just happened to her from unemployment to getting dirty outside. Connie gives her friend a few other dishes to sit and have a godo meal for free and to possibly as a joke get fat and break out so men will leave her alone...it seems the blonde beauty Cathy always gets bothered by men.
Finally, Phillip after getting to know her invites Cathy to a vacation with him to Bermuda and she is stunned. She thinks this is a big step that they are now falling in love with one another and this is marriage since he is speaking of having her picking out an apartment in his newly exclusive developed highrise. Though that ends quick when Phillip states that he does not tend nor mean marriage at all which brings Cathy into a tail spind of now what to do.......Cathy heads home to her apartment and talks to Connie and is lost...should she go to Bermuda or not.....she is very torn. Cathy decides not to go is the best.
The trip to Bermuda happens a second time due to Cathy' determination and this time she has a bit too much fun with alcohol and it very tipsy. So things went poorly and Cathy was done and they called it quits. A job came up for Cathy and things seem to move on ro did they....watch the film to find out!