George, after getting out of prison, begins looking for a job, but his time in prison has reduced his stature in the criminal underworld. The only job he can find is to be a driver for Simone, a beautiful high-priced call girl, with whom he forms an at first grudging, and then real affection. Only Simone's playing a dangerous game, and when George agrees to help her, they both end up in a huge amount of trouble with Mortwell, the local kingpin. Written by
Sometimes love is a strange and wicked game.
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Did You Know?
The movie shares some similarities, including a central prostitute character, with Neil Jordan
's later film The Good Thief
(2002), which was made and released about sixteen years later. See more
Camera shadow visible on the racks of clothes when Simone and George go shopping. See more
[at her front door, to George
Yeah? Do you want mum?
Bimba dagli occhi pieni di malia
from "Madama Butterfly"
Written by Giacomo Puccini
Performed by Renata Tebaldi
and Carlo Bergonzi See more