It is hard to dislike even if at times it plays like a misfire. In its favour is that it is original and should, therefore, stand up to repeated viewings. Visually attractive but it could have been a tad shorter.
Hoffman's character soon begins to irritate but there is Anne Bancroft in classy form to compensate. There is one memorable line in the script from a character who works in plastics – "there is a great future in plastics". One of the better soundtracks