A mildly amusing, sometimes funny remake of MY FAVORITE WIFE, this picture began as a vehicle for Marilyn Monroe called SOMETHING'S GOTTA GIVE, but that picture was never completed because of her still mysterious death. George Cukor was to have directed it with a cast that would have
included Dean Martin, Cyd Charisse, Wally Cox, and Phil Silvers. After that tragedy, the script was refitted for Day and Garner (which meant, of course, that there had to be a crying scene for Doris, since nobody sobs better without ruining her mascara than she does). It's the old "Enoch Arden"
case of someone who disappears for a time, then comes back. They go so far as to name the ch...