With Edward Albert, Eileen Heckart, Michael Warren, Paul Michael Glaser, Goldie Hawn, Charlene Jones, Jessica Rains, Paul Ryan, Debralee Scott, Sandra Vacey
Butterflies Are Free is a 1972 film based on the play by Leonard Gershe. The 1972 film was produced by M.J. Frankovich, released by Columbia Pictures, directed by Milton Katselas and adapted for the screen by Gershe. It was released on 6 July 1972 in the USA.
Goldie Hawn and Edward Albert starred. Eileen Heckart received an Academy Award for her performance.
While the original play was set in Manhattan, New York, the screenplay written for the 1972 film was set in an unknown location in San Francisco.