"I'm Not Some Sort of Garbage Pail You Can Slide a Lid On and Walk Away."

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So said Eleanor Parker as Sophie Cantaro in the legendary 1966 turkey The Oscar. She played the sex-starved talent agent who "discovers" louse Frankie Fane (Stephen Boyd) when he was pushing clothing carts in NYC. She helps lead him to a successful Hollywood career and into her bed.She can be seen in this excellent summary of the movie at around 2:14: She was hardly an "old lady" in this film being in her early forties, and not a whole lot older than Boyd. . . .

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