A Touch Of Class


1h 46m 1973

Brief Synopsis

A 1970s style romantic comedy. Steve is a philandering American businessman living in London, heavily inclined towards cheating his lovely wife Gloria. He meets divorced British fashion designer Vicki, and soon the two go on a secret holiday together in Spain. They rent a flat for their trysts -- and constant arguments -- in a seedy London building filled with prostitutes. A friend, Walter, tries to give Steve some good advice, but Steve won't listen until it's too late.

Film Details

Also Known As
Touch of Class, maîtresse dans les bras, une femme sur le dos
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1973
Location
Estepona, Spain; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Marbella, Spain; Interiors shot at Lee International Film Studios, London, England, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 46m
Color
Color (Technicolor)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1

Synopsis

A happily-married American man and an English divorcée have a purely physical vacation fling. They continue what they think is an uncomplicated affair when they return to London, but soon realize that it has become very complicated because they have fallen in love.

Film Details

Also Known As
Touch of Class, maîtresse dans les bras, une femme sur le dos
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1973
Location
Estepona, Spain; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Marbella, Spain; Interiors shot at Lee International Film Studios, London, England, United Kingdom; London, England, United Kingdom

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 46m
Color
Color (Technicolor)
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
2.35 : 1

Award Wins

Best Actress

1973
Glenda Jackson

Award Nominations

Best Picture

1973

Best Score

1973

Best Song

1973

Best Writing, Screenplay

1974
Melvin Frank

Quotes

My one chance to get raped, and you can't get your bloody trousers off.
- Vicki

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1973

Released in United States 1973