Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Tyrannical, but ailing, tycoon Charles Richmond becomes very fond of his attractive Italian nurse, Maria. The nurse, in turn, falls in love with Charles' ne'er-do-well nephew Anthony, who plots ways to gain control of his uncle's fortune.
Ralph Richardson's butler in this film is called Baines. This is a reference to Richardson's performance 16 years earlier in the classic The Fallen Idol (1948), in which he played the French ambassador's butler who was also named Baines.
He was telling me about your mother.
Anthony 'Tony' Richmond: How she liked his strength after my father's weakness? How she loved him, despite his wealth?
Maria Marcello: He was so sad when he talked about her dying.
Anthony 'Tony' Richmond: Did he tell you what he said the minute after she died?
Maria Marcello: No...
Anthony 'Tony' Richmond: He said, "You ...
Sean Connery wears his marriage ring in two sequences and in the film is a single guy.