The Yellow Rolls-Royce Poster

Release Date: 1964

DVD Release Date: January 27th, 2009

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary
One Rolls-Royce belongs to three vastly different owners, starting with Lord Charles (Rex Harrison), who buys the car for his wife (Jeanne Moreau) as an anniversary present. Another owner is Paolo Maltese (George C. Scott), a mafioso who purchases the car during a trip to Italy and leaves it with his girlfriend (Shirley MacLaine) while he returns to Chicago. Later, the car is owned by American widow Gerda (Ingrid Bergman), who joins the Yugoslavian resistance against the invading Nazis.

Cast: Rex Harrison, Shirley MacLaine, Ingrid Bergman, Jeanne Moreau, Edmund Purdom, George C. Scott, Omar Sharif, Art Carney

Director: Anthony Asquith

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: 1930s, Temptation, Amusing, 1940s, Offbeat, Wife, Car, Marriage, London, Emotional, Forbidden love, Girlfriend

Awards

Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated British Costume Design: Colour
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1964)
Nominated British Cinematography: Colour
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1964)
Winner Best Original Song - Motion Picture