Film told in flashbacks of an older man's obsession for a woman who can belong to no-one but can frustrate everyone. The backdrop is SternbergÍs surreal and fantastic Carnaval in Spain. In ... See full summary »
Josef von Sternberg
Edward Everett Horton
Lugubrious Finns Valto and Reino take to the road in search of coffee and vodka, without which their lives are not worth living. But their reveries are interrupted by the arrival of ... See full summary »
Jojo has been living for a while in a room under the roof of a block of flats in Pigalle. He has chosen to leave home since he realized his stepmother has hated him from day one. Among his ... See full summary »
She is a good looking bimbo from a family with no history, he is a high class aristocrat... a bit dour... He loves her for what she offers : her charming looks but she wants him for more that a night shift...
BB will play with her puppet until he is tired and surrenders to her. Women have their ways !
An enjoyable movie about intelligent men who turn stupid in front of apparently, but only apparently, stupid women.
Good actors and Spain as a backdrop (unusual). If God already had created Woman, he probably created Man after her.
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