In the later Clint Eastwood
movie Blood Work
(2002), portraying the doctor of Terry McCaleb (Clint Eastwood
) was Anjelica Huston
. Anjelica's father was director John Huston
whom Eastwood made this film about, which is about the making of the movie The African Queen
(1951). Eastwood actually plays John Wilson, a thinly disguised characterization of John Huston
. On the documentary Making 'Blood Work'
(2002), Anjelica talks of how she beared witness to her father's aneurism operation. She said that the fact that she plays Eastwood's cardiologist in that film, and that Eastwood had played her father in this film, she said, was "strangely convergent". See more
I would like to tell you a little story.
Oh, I love stories.
Well, you mustn't interrupt now, because you're way too beautiful to interrupt people. When I was in London in the early 40's, I was dining one evening at the Savoy with a rather select group of people, and sitting next to me was a very beautiful lady, much like yourself.
Now you're pulling my leg.
Now, just listen, dear. Well, we were dining and the bombs were falling, and we were all talking about Hitler and comparing him with ...