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Trailers From Hell on ‘Harold and Maude’

Trailers From Hell on 'Harold and Maude'

Director Hal Ashby’s quirky comedy about the May-December romance of a death-obsessed young man and his 79-year old inamorata was shunned by critics and crowds alike upon its 1971 release but has since gained traction as a memorable cult item. Bud Cort and Ruth Gordon (still coasting on her newfound popularity in "Rosemary’s Baby") are fine in this "Odd Couple" take on "Romeo and Juliet."

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