Movie: The Prince and the Showgirl [1957] Movie: The Prince and the Showgirl [1957]

Movie: The Prince and the Showgirl [1957] Movie: The Prince and the Showgirl [1957]

The Queen Dowager:
Sweetly pretty. She should use more mascara. When one is young, one should use a lot of mascara. When one is older, one should use much more.

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Northbrook:
I'm sure, sir, her sense of comme il faut will -



Charles, the Prince Regent:
She has as much sense of comme il faut as a rhinocerous.



Northbrook:
[beat] Do I gather, sir, that the evening was not an entirely happy one?



Charles, the Prince Regent:
Northbrook, this British understatement of yours I begin to find irritating.

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Charles, the Prince Regent:
[of the theatre] So many doors. Like an audience with the Japanese emperor!

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Elsie Marina:
[about dress] Say, is it all right over the you-know-what?



Fanny:
Wonderful over the you-know-what.



Fanny:
[Northbrook comes out from behind screen] What do you think?



Northbrook:
Very nice.



Fanny:
Is that all you can say?



Northbrook:
Very nice indeed.

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The Foreign Office:
Do you mean to say, Northbrook, that you know nothing about Carpathia whatever?



Northbrook:
Don't even know where the beastly place is for a start.



The Foreign Office:
How long have you been in the foreign office?



Northbrook:
Fifteen years, sir, but I'm in the Far Eastern Department.



The Foreign Office:
Now that's no excuse. What would you think if I knew nothing of Siam?



Northbrook:
Don't think I'd mind much.



The Foreign Office:
That sort of remark will get you nowhere, Northbrook.



Northbrook:
Not even out of this job?



The Foreign Office:
Certainly not! Your predecessor has had a riding accident and you are now in his saddle.

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