almost 4 years
Screwball comedy from 1980. Not challenging, but somehow it works.
Seems Like Old Times is a 1980 comedy film starring Chevy Chase, Goldie Hawn, and Charles Grodin, directed by Jay Sandrich, with Neil Simon as screenwriter.
After Nick Gardenia (Chase) is forced to rob a bank, and becomes a fugitive, he seeks help from his ex-wife Glenda Parks (Hawn), a public defender. Her new husband, Ira Parks (Grodin), is a district attorney who dislikes Nick.
The movie opens with Nick Gardenia (Chase), an often-out-of-luck writer, who has the use of a friend's cabin to write a spectacular work in the peace and quiet of the California mountains. He is immediately interrupted by a pair of bank robbers (Omen and Alaimo) who use Nick to rob a bank in Carmel. Their modus operandi is to take an innocent person and force them at gunpoint to rob banks for them, take the money and toss them out of their moving car, which they just so happen to steal their current one from Nick. Unfortunately, in the process of robbing the bank, Nick (in the personal style of Chase's...