A Breath of Scandal (1960)





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Olympia (Sophia Loren) is the beautiful Austrian princess engaged to marry a Prussian prince. She agonizes over the potentially loveless union before falling for an American engineer (John Gavin). Her father Philip (Maurice Chevalier) must help his daughter make the right decision in this song filled romantic comedy.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Romance, Classics, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Sidney Howard, Walter Bernstein
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jul 12, 2005
Paramount Pictures


as Princess Olympia

as Charlie Foster

as Prince Philip

as Countess Lina

as Princess Eugenie

as Count Sandor

as Prince Ruprecht

as Can-Can Girl
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About as substantial as a puffy French pastry.

Full Review… | September 7, 2005

Audience Reviews for A Breath of Scandal

Fluffy comedy, Sophia is beautiful, Angela is wonderfully sneaky, Chevalier suave but Gavin is his usual handsome cigar store indian and its the film's fatal flaw. Opulent settings though help make it a pleasant diversion.

jay nixon

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