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A Foreign Affair

A Foreign Affair(1948)

Also Known As: Foreign Affairs | Love in the Air | Operation Candy Bar |

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Brief Synopsis

A prim Congresswoman gets caught up in the romantic decadence of post-war Germany.

Cast & Crew

Billy Wilder Director
Jean Arthur Phoebe Frost
Marlene Dietrich Erika von Schluetow
John Lund Captain John Pringle
Millard Mitchell Col. Rufus J. Plummer
Peter von Zerneck Hans Otto Birgel
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 7 Jul 1948; Los Angeles opening: 22 Jul 1948
Release Date:  1948 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  115-116 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Unique film

    Jeff Boston 2016-09-05

    Arthur and Dietrich are top notch in this film, in which its niche no other film belongs, not even Ninotchka. Lund, whom really looked different without a... MORE>

  • response to previous reviewer

    kevin sellers 2016-09-05

    I respectfully disagree with Steve Myers who wrote in his review that Wilder always held the people in his films in "extreme contempt." As with... MORE>

  • Typical Wilder

    Steve Myers 2016-09-03

    Interesting that this is called a brilliant film. It's a typical cynical Wilder movie. Wilder was a writer-director who expressed extreme contempt for... MORE>