Cactus Flower

Cactus Flower

Cactus Flower

Cactus Flower


A philandering dentist keeps his many affairs at bay by claiming to be married with children. When the ruse threatens to catch up with him, he drafts his prickly nurse to pose as his "wife." She blossoms, and he finds himself falling in love with the lovely "cactus flower" right under his very nose. This Broadway hit later became a successful film starring Walter Matthau, Ingrid Bergman and Goldie Hawn.


  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes


  • Genre: Romantic Comedy
  • Time Period: 1960s
  • Target Audience: Adult, Teen (Age 14 - 18)


Abe Burrows

Born December 18, 1910 in NYC, Abe Burrows graduated New Utrecht High School in Brooklyn and later attended both City College and NYU. His career in radio and television writing began with This is New York (1938), followed by the Rudy Vallee Program (1940), Duffy’s Town (1940 ...

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