Darling Lili
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Julie Andrews made a bid to change her squeaky clean image with this elaborately mounted World War I musical. Lili Smith (Andrews) is a popular British music hall singer who is regarded as a femme fatale and has been known to throw a bit of striptease into her act. However, Lili has a secret: she's actually a German spy, and the uncle she dotes upon is really Von Ruger (Jeremy Kemp), a fellow espionage agent and her contact for the Huns. In hopes of gaining valuable information, Lili begins using her feminine wiles on Maj. William Larrabee (Rock Hudson), a top American pilot. However, Lili… More

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"Starring Julie Andrews, this preposterously plotted WWI musical was a huge artistic and commercial flop."
‑ Emanuel Levy, EmanuelLevy.Com
"It seems to be not that bad if you view it more as a love story than as a war story."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"if you thought The Sound of Music was hokey, wait'll you get a load of this"
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
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