R | | Drama
The last 24 hours in the life of Geoffrey Firmin, a lonely, depressed English consul who retreats to alcohol for solace.
The film's director John Huston actually lived in Mexico at an oceanside villa in Puerto Vallarta.
Have a drink with me.
Yvonne Firmin: No, you'll have one. I'll cheer.
The story takes place in 1939, but the car driven by James Villiers that almost hits Albert Finney as he is lying in the road is an MG-TF, which was manufactured between 1953 and 1956.
$31,000 (USA) (17 June 1984)
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