Diary of a Mad Housewife

Frank Perry (director)
Sue Kaufman (novel)
Eleanor Perry (screenwriter)
Carrie Snodgress, Richard Benjamin, Frank Langella (starring)

Universal City: Universal Pictures, 1970. Vintage borderless reference photograph of director Frank Perry talking with actors Richard Benjamin and Carrie Snodgress on the set of the 1970 film. Mimeo snipe on the verso, along with a provenance stamp.

Based on Sue Kaufman's 1967 novel, about a New York housewife in an abusive relationship who begins an affair with a sadistic but successful writer, who treats her as cruelly as her husband. Adapted for the screen by Eleanor Perry, who worked almost exclusively with her husband, Frank Perry.

Set and shot on location in New York.

9.5 x 7.5 inches. About Fine.


[Book #160525]