A failing star is faced with a lifestyle change when her rich husband suddenly dies while they are en route to Italy. She then sets off in a series of flings with gigolos found for her by an aging contessa. Each contact spirals further out of control until she becomes obsessed with one young man, who initially treats her well, but then with disdain. Written by
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Did You Know?
In one scene, Mrs Stone pretends to an American tourist that she is dying of uterine cancer. Ironically, this is precisely the disease that killed co-star Anne Bancroft
two years later. See more
When Paolo takes off his shirt in the car, the blue tattoo on his chest shows through the makeup intended to conceal it. See more
You know, Americans aren't as romantic as their motion pictures.
[after Mrs. Stone has walked on, not able to hear Contessa's reply
What a pity they aren't.
Written and Produced by John Altman
Performed by Joan Viskant See more