Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot.
Everett Sloane refused to wear the leg braces constructed for his character, complaining bitterly of the pain they caused. Sloane was reportedly impossible to deal with and shunned everyone on the set.
When I start out to make a fool of myself, there's very little can stop me. If I'd known where it would end, I'd never let anything start... if I'd been in my right mind, that is. But once I'd seen her, once I'd seen her, I was not in my right mind ...
Elsa enters the hall of mirrors wearing a pair of peep-toe heels with a distinctive crisscross ankle strap, but a later shot in the same scene shows her wearing plain pumps with no ankle strap. Seconds later, she's wearing the original ankle-strap heels again.
Opening credits shown over a water background.