Glad you posted early too. Never mind about that now. Well, facts first, explanations afterwards. You always had a weak head. Perhaps there's something pressing on your brain.
The poor little thing comes back trusting me after all these years in the other. Never, never again, as long as l live. No-one's likely to fall over it? We do appreciate your coming all this way. She'll have you in a straitjacket. Have you attended her, Doctor, professionally? Find out in the British fantasy comedy Blithe Spirit.
No, l don't think so. . Has David Lean made a bad film? Only the Bradmans and Ruth and me and yourself. Her mouth gives her away. Squawks You're just in time for a cup of tea, if you don't mind China.
Now, then, if you'd ask your wives to stand close together, please. My attitude is that of any normal woman whose husband gets drunk and hurls abuse at her. No poltergeists, at any rate. Oh, well, have it your own way. There are moments, Charles, when you go too far. And, Edith, when you're serving dinner, try to remember to do it calmly and methodically.
Oh, l'm so relieved, but who was in the ambulance? The bandage, the white bandage. Oh, is she still here? Are you old Mrs Plummet? What happens if l touch you? As Charles, his wife Ruth and their guests, George and Violet Bradman barely restrain themselves from laughing, Madame Arcati performs peculiar rituals and finally goes into a trance. However, as he seems determined to place your wishes before mine in everything, l really have nothing further to say. Why did you ask the Bradmans, darling? This throws his second wife Constance Cummings into a panic, second-guessing her lack of passion. Did he think he saw things that weren't there? However, the spirit miscalculates; Ruth, not Charles, drives off in the car she has tampered with and ends up dead.
Over here, Mr Condomine, please. Noel Coward was keen to work with Lean on this film, as one in a series of collaborations between writer and director, and Coward even provided the dry voiceover at the start of the movie. Your books aren't as good as they used to be, either. He never felt a thing. Well, cheer up, Mr Condomine. We can easily wait if you're not ready to start. We'll be as quiet as little mice.
She's got a hard mouth. Doorbell - Probably the Bradmans. Oh, please, Charles, don't be elderly and grand with me. Also, when faced with any sort of difficulty, they're apt to go off into their own tribal language, which is unintelligible. That was why l went out on the moors that day with Captain Bracegirdle. Noel Coward's favourite play, Blithe Spirit, was certainly a departure for David Lean, best known at the time for adapting Dickens.
From first to last, fascinating. While not very successful at the time and a disappointing adaptation according to Coward himself, it has since come to be considered notable for its photography and -winning in particular and has been re-released several times, notably as one of the ten early David Lean features restored by the for release in 2008. A good morning, a tremendously good morning. Now, owing to your idiotic inefficiency, we find ourselves in this mortifying position. Rutherford had a lot of tragedy in her life, from her childhood onwards, as her father was mentally ill and killed his own father, while her mother committed suicide. We had very little in common.