The Man Who Understood Women Poster

Release Date: 1959

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary
Movie producer Willi Bauche (Henry Fonda) is so obsessed with planning the career of his starlet wife, Ann (Leslie Caron), that he has neglected to make her feel loved. Frustrated with his lack of attention, Ann quits the business and runs off with soldier Marco Ranieri (Cesare Danova). Willi becomes so upset that, while drunk, he orders a hit on Marco -- but then realizes that Ann is also in danger. He rushes to save her, trying to finally show the love that he neglected for so long.

Cast: Leslie Caron, Henry Fonda, Cesare Danova

Director: Nunnally Johnson

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Charming, Hospital, Transformation, Spirited, Love, 1950s, Murder, France, Soldier, Passionate, Suspenseful