A story about an English businessman in 1930s Germany who encounters a financier who has forged his career on greed, corruption, and opportunism, rather than the traditional British principles of decency and fair play.
Brother + sister + lover. A triangle . . . A game of consequences. And the consequences were deadly in Nazi Germany.
Did You Know?
Composer John Scott
told in a 2016 interview conducted by Patrick Russ
, that Bernard Herrmann
wanted to score this movie, and when he found out Scott was, he felt this movie was taken away from him (he had never been asked), so Herrman went about spreading vicious rumors about Scott. See more
German characters all speak British English to each other and to the English characters, with one exception. A boatman talks briefly with Kate in German. See more
Mad About the Boy
Lyrics and Music by Noël Coward
Performed by Noël Coward
Published by Chappell Music Ltd. (PRS)
All rights administered by Chappell & Co. Inc.
Licensed courtesy of Warner Chappell Music Ltd. See more