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The Apartment (1960)

Updated: Jul 20, 2022

A Manhattan insurance clerk tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue.

Elevator scene from The Apartment (1960)
Elevator scene from The Apartment (1960)

The Apartment (1960) Movie Poster
The Apartment (1960) Movie Poster


  • Billy Wilder


  • Billy Wilder

  • I. A. L. Diamond


  • Jack Lemmon as Calvin Clifford (C.C.) "Bud" Baxter

  • Shirley MacLaine as Fran Kubelik

  • Fred MacMurray as Jeff D. Sheldrake

  • Ray Walston as Joe Dobisch

  • Jack Kruschen as Dr. David Dreyfuss

  • David Lewis as Al Kirkeby

  • Hope Holiday as Mrs. Margie MacDougall

  • Joan Shawlee as Sylvia

  • Naomi Stevens as Mrs. Mildred Dreyfuss

  • Johnny Seven as Karl Matuschka

  • Joyce Jameson as the blonde in the bar

  • Hal Smith as Santa Claus in the bar

  • Willard Waterman as Mr. Vanderhoff

  • David White as Mr. Eichelberger

Sources: IMDB & WIKI


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