Who's boss

United States, 1950

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Deals with the struggle between a young married couple to attain a balance of power in their relationship. Both are successful in their repsective careers, yet unable to make a success of their marriage. After two years of conflict and a serious quarrel, they decide to make a determined cooperative effort to salvage their marriage. Although adjustment is slow and difficult, they ultimately acheive a balance that enables both of them to contribute equally to ‘breadwinning’ and ‘homemaking’. Neither is boss both both partners share the reponsibilities of the home.

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Irving Jacoby

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Alexander Hammid



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