Blame It on Rio
Sir Michael Caine plays Matthew Hollis; a man on vacation in Rio de Janeiro with his best friend Victor Lyons (Joseph Bologna). Both men have teenage daughters with them. When Caine falls for Victor's daughter Jennifer (Michelle Johnson), they embark on a secret, if slightly one-sided relationship. Victor is furious when he finds out about the "older man" in his daughter's life, and sets out to hunt him down with the aid of Matthew.
Stanley Donen satisfied me with his previous movies, but Blame It on Rio is much better. I liked this movie, and this is my favorite movie, because some pieces seemed like life experiences. The movie is openly dreamlike, and like most dreams it moves uncertainly down a path with many turnings. Blame It on Rio is a revelation in the cinema. It is an unbelievably vivid picture in which it cooks up from the subtexts, emotions and hidden pursuits. Its mystery allows for any interpretation, while refined... Show more
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