Pillow Talk [Blu-ray] [1959]

  • SKU: 21024157
  • Release Date: 05/07/2013
  • Rating: NR
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Overall Customer Rating:
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (5 out of 5)

Special Features

  • Back in Bed with Pillow Talk
  • Chemistry 101: The Film Duo of Doris Day and Rock Hudson
  • Feature Commentary with Film Historians Jeff Bond, Julie Kirgo and Nick Redman
  • 100 Years of Universal: Restoring the Classics
  • 100 Years of Universal: The Carl Laemmle Era
  • 100 Years of Universal: Unforgettable Characters


Pillow Talk
The fabulously successful Pillow Talk was essentially Shop Around the Corner for the 1950s. Playboy composer Rock Hudson and interior-decorator Doris Day are obliged to share a telephone party line. Naturally, their calls overlap at the least opportune times, and just as naturally, this leads to Hudson and Day despising each other without ever having met in person. In a cute but convenient coincidence, Doris' boy friend is Tony Randall, who also happens to be Hudson's best pal. Thus Hudson gets a glimpse at Day, and it's love at first sight. To avoid revealing that he's her telephone rival, Hudson poses as a wealthy Texan and turns the charm on Day. But when he starts pitching woo, Day instantly recognizes all the "make-out" lines Hudson has used on the phone with his other conquests. She gets even by decorating Hudson's apartment in a hideous manner. But Hudson loves her all the same; he "kidnaps" her, carrying her through the streets in her nightgown in full view of everyone, including a laughing cop who refuses to intervene. He praises her horrifying interior decoration job effusively, and at this point Day can't help but give in to his marriage proposal. A bit too arch and cute for modern tastes at times, Pillow Talk is still one of the best of the frothy Doris Day-Rock Hudson vehicles; it made a fortune at the box office and garnered five Oscar nominations. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Cast & Crew

  • Rock Hudson
    Rock Hudson - Brad Allen
  • Doris Day
    Doris Day - Jan Morrow
  • Tony Randall
    Tony Randall - Jonathan Forbes
  • Thelma Ritter
    Thelma Ritter - Alma
  • Nick Adams
    Nick Adams - Tony Walters

Customer rating

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Best Day-Hudson Movie


    This is the best and funniest Doris Day - Rock Hudson movie made. The chemistry is great and the comedy very funny. Tony Randall as a neurotic is hilarious. But Thelma Ritter as Doris' maid steals the show. It is one of her best performances - especially when she drinks Rock Hudson under the table! I have seen this movie several times and never get tired of it.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    One of the Best

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    One of the best classic comedy movies. Doris Day and Rock Hudson had the best chemistry throughout the film.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Classic romantic comedy!

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    This is a classic romantic comedy! I love the storyline and enjoy watching this movie! It never gets old!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars


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    we liked this movie. we found it reasonably priced.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 4 out of 5 stars

    Loved it!


    Doris Day and Rock Hudson are a spectacular pair. It's great comedy!

    I would recommend this to a friend

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