This provoking drama explores the various sexual relationships between two friends throughout a three-decade span. Jack Nicholson stars as Jonathan, a womanizer who views the opposite sex as potential conquests. Art Garfunkel is the sensitive Sandy, who marries for love but second-guesses himself. As the years go by, the two men find themselves obsessed but unfulfilled by their various sexual relationships. Anne Margaret was nominated for an Oscar for her role as Nicholson's unbalanced wife. Mike Nichols directed this controversial yet thoughtful film.