In an attempt to recover from his marriage to Rita Hayworth and restart his career, Orson Welles travels to Italy…only to be drawn into a dangerous web of intrigue, murder and politics when an actor is murdered on his set.
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Decently entertaining comic mystery based on a cleverly amusing premise. Danny Huston is a great deal of fun in the lead, and the supporting cast is up to the task. Where it runs into problems is with its tone, breezy and tongue-in-cheek at first, but it looses its way as it transitions into darker intrigue. Doesn't completely live up to its potential, but an enjoyable enough watch.