Frank Forbes: [to Marla] You're an exception. Rules don't apply to you.
Howard Hughes: I was younger than you.
[Marla together with other contract actresses at a ballet studio]
Sally: So, did you get caviar ?
Marla Mabrey: Yes, I got caviar, but I still haven't met him. Do you have any idea how many houses he has for actresses under contract ?
Sally: I think something like... 14.
Mamie Murphy: [smiles] More like... 22.
Bella: [smiles] More like 26.
Marla Mabrey: [repeats together with the others in disbelief] 26!
Lucy Mabrey: [to Marla] Well, from all I've heard about Howard Hughes, I hope he doesn't expect to meet you in some hotel room...