TV-MA | | Drama, Romance
Beautiful, but amoral, model Diana Scott (Julie Christie) sleeps her way to the top of the London fashion scene at the height of the Swinging Sixties.
Sir Dirk Bogarde was due eight percent of the net profits. According to his biographer, John Coldstream, this had amounted to less than twenty thousand dollars by the time of Bogarde's death.
"Ideal Woman" Interviewer:
Well, I do want our readers to feel that it is really your story; so, I thought I'd perhaps ask you a few questions and if you'd just answer them in your own words.
Diana Scott: Yes, I see. Alright, ask away.
The singing lady in the final scene is clearly wired up and most likely wearing a microphone under her dress.
The original UK cinema version was cut by the the BBFC to remove shots of a man wearing a woman's corset and to heavily shorten a scene at a party in Paris where guests watch a couple making love on a hotel bed (the scene was edited to end the scene before the male partner appears). Video versions featured the same print though the cuts were later found and restored for the 2007 Optimum DVD release.