Does life imitate art or vice-versa? Although New York City suffered a power blackout 30 months before this film was released, the movie is based on a play that opened in Paris nine years before the November 9, 1965, blackout. Anyone who has ever lived through a power failure knows that
mixups, looting, boredom, and pregnancies can and do occur. Such was the case in real life and in the movie. Day is an actress married to O'Neal. Her Broadway show has closed for the night due to the power outage, and she arrives home to find O'Neal being interviewed in their apartment by sexy
reporter Albright. In a jealous rage, Day leaves their Manhattan aerie and drives to their...