Approved | | Drama
After spending three years in an asylum, a washed-up actor views a minor assignment from his old director in Rome as a chance for personal and professional redemption.
Chosen as one of the Ten Best Films of 1963 by Jean-Luc Godard.
What's your name?
Jack Andrus: Veronica what?
Veronica: Veronica What's-the-difference.
At the very end of the film Douglas is late boarding a plane. He rushes up the stairs. The door closes. But the door is not sealed. It remains closed but not sealed.
The following acknowledgment appears on screen in the opening credits: "We are grateful to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, copyright owners, for permission to use the Academy Award statuette."