When an unfaithful wife receives a fur coat from her lover as a gift, they must figure out a way to keep the husband from discovering the coat's true origins.
Did You Know?
Although this film has an identical plot to "Mrs. Bixby and the Colonel's Coat" by Road Dahl (later filmed by Alfred HItchcock as part of Alfred HItchcock Presents), the short story was published in 1959, three years after this film was made. Both are based on a popular anecdote that dates back to at least 1939. See more
The moral of the story: A good chess player is always one move ahead of his opponent. A classic example: The move called the Scholar's mate. Only a beginner will fall for it. It's her move.
[referring to Claire
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Les Jeunes Seigneurs
Music by François Couperin
Harpsichord: Eta Harich-Schneider
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