An English bon-vivant osteopath is enchanted with a young exotic dancer and invites her to live with him. He serves as friend and mentor, and through his contacts and parties she and her friend meet and date members of the Conservative Party. Eventually a scandal occurs when her affair with the Minister of War goes public, threatening their lifestyles and their freedom. Based on the real Profumo scandal of 1963. Written by
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It Would Be A Scandal To Miss It
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Did You Know?
Although billed in the cast as "Matinee Idol", Trevor Eve
's character is named David Fairfax, Jr. It is a reference to Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.'s real-life role in the Profumo affair. He was not named in the film for legal reasons. See more
When Christine arrives at Heathrow from Spain after the scandal breaks, a modern illuminated sign is in the background as she walks from the gate. See more
All Russians are spies, it's how they're brought up.
Please Please Me
Written by John Lennon
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