Approved | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Anthology film about three owners of a yellow Rolls-Royce. A British diplomat buys the car for his French wife. A mobster's girlfriend has an affair in Italy. An American woman drives a Yugoslavian partisan to Ljubljana on the eve of the Nazi invasion.
This was Anthony Asquith's final film as a director before his death on February 20, 1968, at the age of sixty-five.
So it leans. So a lot of things lean.
Paolo Maltese: You ever heard of Galileo, maybe?
Mae Jenkins: Sure I have heard of Galileo.
Paolo Maltese: She ever heard of Galileo?
Joey Friedlander: Nah...
Paolo Maltese: Five-six hundred years ago, this Galileo dropped two stones off that tower, one big one, and one little one.
Mae Jenkins: So?
Paolo Maltese: ...
Multiple times during the final (Ingrid Bergman) story you hear the sound effect of the car tires screeching on a dirt/gravel road. This sound happens only on asphalt or concrete, never on a low-traction surface like dirt.