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Anthony Asquith United Kingdom, 1963

msmichel's rating of the film The V.I.P.s

Stale British soap opera set both in an airport and hotel when some 'upper crust' get grounded overnight by fog. Of course 'a la' 'Grand Hotel' each has a reason for making their flight. Cast fairs poorly with the exemption of young Maggie Smith as a love struck secretary and Richard Burton as a cuckold. How Margaret Rutherford won an Oscar for this is beyond me. '...the beautiful people, the beautiful people...'