Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A veteran British barrister must defend his client in a murder trial that has surprise after surprise.
Harry Kurnitz found Billy Wilder an exhausting collaborator. He once described the director at work as "actually two people Mr. Hyde and Mr. Hyde."
What a wicked woman I am, and how brilliantly you expose me!
Christine has shaved eyebrows and higher and narrow ones drawn on when she is on the witness stand negating Leonard's alibi. When she is recalled to be exposed for writing letters to Max, she has natural eyebrows, same as the mysterious woman at the bar with the scar.
Before the film begins, a message appears onscreen saying that to avoid ruining the effect of the surprise ending, patrons should not take their seats during the last few minutes of the movie.
Check out our guide to the Golden Globes, see what IMDb editors are watching, and more.