Paris When It Sizzles
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Paris When It Sizzles
Richard Quine directs George Axelrod's acerbic script (adapted from Julien Duvivier's La Fête à Henriette) in this romantic comedy that reunites William Holden and Audrey Hepburn for the first time since 1954's Sabrina. Holden plays Richard Benson, a Hollywood screenwriter being pressured by movie producer Alexander Meyerheimer (Noël Coward) to finish his script entitled "The Girl Who Stole the Eiffel Tower." Meyerheimer gives Richard a two-day ultimatum to complete his work, unaware that Richard has yet to even start on the script. In an effort to get moving on his… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A more appropriate title would have been Paris When It Fizzles."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Esta interessante farsa cita (e utiliza) os clichês mais batidos de sua época, enrolando-se sobre si mesma de forma divertida e despretensiosa."
‑ Pablo Villaca, Cinema em Cena
"Above average Holden-Hepburn vehicle."
‑ Steve Crum, Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers
"Hopeless script, but lots to look at."
‑ Nell Minow, Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies
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