Wilder’s second Hollywood film, a fairly straightforward war story that is raised by a witty script and some inspired performances.
Not as snappy as Wilder’s later comedies but full of warmth and the sheer presence of Dietrich makes this a must-see.
One, Two, Three (Masters of Cinema) Blu-ray review: Dir. Billy Wilder [1961/2019]
Billy Wilder was responsible for some of the best, most sharply written films of Hollywood’s golden age, across all genres, but it’s his iconic comedies, such as The Apartment, Some Like It Hot and The Seven Year Itch for which he is chiefly remembered. Now one of his most under-appreciated films, the satirical madcap comedy …
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