From: JEFFREY PAULL (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Jan 12 2009 - 08:18:40 PST
Thanks for reminding me what is really what, and for steering me to "Chain of Desire" which is new to me.
On Mon 12/01/09 10:48 , Serge Levchin email suppressed sent:
> On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 9:05 AM, JEFFREY PAULL wrote:
> "La Ronde", Max Ophuls (a necklace gets passed from husband to
> mistress, to . . . . til it finally gets back to the wife.)
> "Invitation to the Dance", Gene Kelly, part of an all-dance movie
> about the same necklace
> I believe that happens in Ophuls's "The Earrings of Madame de..."
> (with the eponymous earrings making the rounds), while "La Ronde" is a
> series of interlinked love affairs, where what gets passed around is
> perhaps desire, or power, or venereal disease - in the interpretation
> of the much later, more obscure film "Chain of Desire," made from the
> same Arthur Schnitzler play.
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