Marty, a butcher who lives in the Bronx with his mother is unmarried at 34. Good-natured but socially awkward he faces constant badgering from family and friends to get married but has reluctantly resigned himself to bachelorhood. Marty meets Clara, an unattractive school teacher, realising their emotional connection, he promises to call but family and friends try to convince him not to.

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Film Cast:

  • Marty Piletti: Ernest Borgnine
  • Clara Snyder: Betsy Blair
  • Mrs. Theresa Piletti: Esther Minciotti
  • Aunt Catherine: Augusta Ciolli
  • Angie: Joe Mantell
  • Virginia: Karen Steele
  • Tommy: Jerry Paris
  • Mr. Snyder (uncredited): James Bell
  • Man in Bar (uncredited): John Beradino
  • Lou – Bartender (uncredited): Charles Cane
  • Leo (uncredited): Paddy Chayefsky
  • Andy (uncredited): John Dennis
  • The Kid (uncredited): Walter Kelley
  • Bit Role (uncredited): Doris Kemper
  • (uncredited): John Milford
  • Butcher (uncredited): Silvio Minciotti
  • Joe (uncredited): Robin Morse
  • Irish Lady Talking in Bar (uncredited): Kathleen Mulqueen
  • Bar Patron (uncredited): George Nardelli
  • Ballroom Extra (uncredited): Jerry Orbach
  • Hotel Clerk (uncredited): Edwin Rochelle
  • Bit Role (uncredited): Glenn Strange
  • Ralph (uncredited): Frank Sutton
  • Churchgoer Extra (uncredited): Hal Taggart
  • Mrs. Rosari (uncredited): Minerva Urecal
  • Bar Patron (uncredited): Waclaw Rekwart
  • Man on Church Steps: Arthur Tovey
  • Jerry (uncredited): Alan Wells

Film Crew:

  • Set Decoration: Robert Priestley
  • Director of Photography: Joseph LaShelle
  • Original Music Composer: Roy Webb
  • Sound Recordist: Roger Heman Sr.
  • Makeup Artist: Robert J. Schiffer
  • Producer: Burt Lancaster
  • Art Direction: Ted Haworth
  • Producer: Harold Hecht
  • Sound Recordist: John K. Kean
  • Editorial Services: Alan Crosland, Jr.
  • Hairstylist: Agnes Flanagan
  • Art Direction: Walter M. Simonds
  • Associate Producer: Paddy Chayefsky
  • Conductor: George Bassman
  • Director: Delbert Mann
  • Assistant Director: Paul Helmick
  • Casting Associate: Betty Pagel
  • Makeup Artist: Rudolph Liszt
  • Sound Effects Editor: Robert G. Carlisle
  • Costume Design: Norma Koch

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