is an American film comedy first released on 11th December 1981,
directed by Billy Wilder.
Cinematography was by Harry Stradling Jr. and the film was scored by Lalo Schifrin.
It is based on a play by Francis Veber and stars Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Paula Prentiss, Klaus Kinski and Dana Elcar.
It is a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production, produced by Alain Bernheim and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Location filming was in Honolulu, O'ahu, Hawaii, USA.
The film was released with the tagline: "The greatest movie buddies of all time are back!"
It is a color film and runs to 1 hour and 36 minutes.
Our overall rating for Buddy Buddy
is: good - passable entertainment.
Other memorable films that have been directed by Billy Wilder include: The Lost Weekend
One, Two, Three
(1961). The actor Jack Lemmon has also appeared in: It Happened to Jane
Under the Yum Yum Tree
Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's
Other comedy films of the 1980s from USA that are worth watching include: Charles Crichton's A Fish Called Wanda
John Landis's An American Werewolf in London
James Cellan Jones's The Comedy of Errors
Woody Allen's Radio Days
Mel Brooks's Spaceballs