Never trust a man whoever he is. This is the bitter lesson learned by Mary MacNeil in her relationships with three different men: her father, a mendacious womanizer; a smooth-talking office flirt, Cornelius; and an aging barrister, Emlyn, who is enchanted by Mary's youthful vitality and charm. Only one of these men will win her heart in the end.
Ulf Kjell Gür
Did You Know?
Screenwriter Alun Owen wrote a follow-up called "Female of the Species", which was specially written for Shirley MacLaine, Faye Dunaway, and Dame Maggie Smith, but this failed to go into production. See more