R | | Comedy, Drama, Music
Laura Henderson buys an old London theater and opens it up as the Windmill, a performance hall which goes down in history for, among other things, its all-nude revues.
While talking with the girls who will perform the nude tableaux, Vivian Van Damm compares them to works of art. "You are the Venus de Milo, the Mona Lisa..." When Maureen says the Mona Lisa wore a dress, Van Damm replies, "Some do, some don't." In ... ...
What do you make of her?
Vivian Van Damm: She's beautiful.
Vivian Van Damm: But the nipples...
Bertie: Too large?
Vivian Van Damm: They're not British. Could be Italian. We must have British nipples.
Alec Henderson (Mrs. Laura's son, killed by a German attack on France in 1915) is said several times to have been born in 1894, and this date is shown on his headstone. In fact he was born in 1888, and his headstone does not list any date.
£752,394 (UK) (27 November 2005)
$11,034,436 (USA) (28 May 2006)
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