Julie Andrews made a career out of being as sweet as a spoonful of sugar. Blessed with a stunningly silky voice, she sang and smiled her way straight to stardom. Her Oscar-winning portrayal of the magical nanny of every child's dreams in Mary Poppins and her role as a singing nun in The Sound of Music cemented her good-girl image, making dramatic roles hard to come by.
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Sign In. Edit S. Showing all 35 items. Final theatrical movie of William Holden Tim Culley. Shortly after completing this movie, he slipped and fell in his living room, cutting his head open, and bled to death. He had been drinking heavily. When Blake Edwards had his name removed from the writing credits of City Heat , he got himself billed under the pseudonym of "Sam O. Brown", whose initials are S. This movie was based loosely on writer, producer, and director Blake Edwards ' experiences making Darling Lili and Wild Rovers
The story is a satire of the film industry and Hollywood society. The main character, Felix Farmer Richard Mulligan , is a phenomenally successful film producer who has just made the first major flop of his career, to the dismay of his movie studio, resulting in the loss of his own sanity. Felix attempts suicide four times: He attempts to die of carbon monoxide poisoning in his car, only to have it slip into gear and drive through the side of his garage, down a sand dune and into the Pacific Ocean.
Julie Andrews was a major, clean-cut star in the sixties who showed off her glorious voice and slim figure in musical movies like The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins ; but Mary Poppins wasn't always a goody goody. Julie later scrubbed her squeaky-clean image when she boldly bore her boobs in S. TBT to Julie Andrews' nudity! When was S. Edwards actually wrote and directed this movie that is about an aging director who takes a G-rated comedy script and makes it raunchy. Huh, sort of sounds like that's just what happened!