LOVE IN THE AFTERNOON (Billy Wilder, 1957)

In his funniest, most beautifully paced romantic comedy, Love in the Afternoon, which builds to one of his most soaring finales, Billy Wilder pays tribute to his idol, Ernst Lubitsch (Trouble in Paradise, Angel, Ninotchka, The Shop Around the Corner). Gary Cooper, who had starred in Lubitsch’s Design for Living and Bluebeard’s Eighth Wife, whose […]