Thursday, October 19, 2017
PICTURE, QUOTE, MOVIE #23
WHAT MOVIE IS THIS LINE FROM?
"Vodka is a luxury we have. Caviar is a luxury we have. Time is not."
WHAT MOVIE IS THIS?
It is a war movie based on the novel by James Michener. The movie was released in 1955, just one year after the book was published. The movie was a hit and got an Oscar for Best Special Effects. The producers had the full cooperation of the U.S. Navy which allowed the use of nineteen ships. The credits mention that the movie was made as a tribute to U.S. Navy pilots. The actors playing the husband and wife had an affair during the filming.