PG | | Drama
While being treated for asthma at a country spa, an American diplomat's lonely 12-year-old son is befriended and infatuated by a suave, mysterious baron. During a story of his war ... See full summary »
Initially, this was a project of Stanley Kubrick for MGM. He was so enthusiastic about the novel that he hired novelist Calder Willingham to write a screenplay with him. However, Production Code restrictions hindered the realization and the project never went into fruition. In ... ...
It seems the deepest love affairs are those left unfulfilled.
Baron: Therein lies a tragedy.
Mrs. Tuchman: Not at all. To consummate love is to make it mortal.