The director as a literary party guest.
Merry Noel Blake:
You, darling Aunt Liz. After whom my daughter has chosen to craft her formative years. You no doubt find it amusing her little affair with a car thief.
Liz Hamilton: He stole a car?
Merry Noel Blake: He's addicted to the practice.
Merry Noel Blake: Hmmm... maybe he can get me a Mercedes...
Liz Hamilton: I'm sure ...
Jackie Bisset's character is shown flying from LA to NY in a 747, but that plane didn't enter service until 1970, the year after this scene takes place (1969).
ABC edited 22 minutes from this film for its 1984 network television premiere.