John Cassavetes, Peter Falk, and Ben Gazzara give outstanding performances in HUSBANDS, Cassavetes's seriocomic improvisatory marathon about three men who go on a wild binge after the sudden death of one of their friends.
Harry (Ben Gazzara), Archie (Peter Falk) and Gus (John Cassavetes), three best friends in their mid-30s who live in suburban, middle-class Long Island with their families, are shocked when their friend Stuart Jackson (David Rowlands) suddenly dies of a heart attack. After attending the funeral,
the men go into Manhattan and get drunk, then stay up all night and play basketball, followed by some more bar-hopping. When they finally go home two da...