Directed by CHARLES JARROTT
Screenplay by LARRY KRAMER
There is smog in Shangri-La. Stashed on the shelf of the monastery librarythat repository of wisdom and enlightenment for a weary worldis a Reader's Digest Condensed Book.
Signs of the times, and proof that things have changed since Frank Capra visited Novelist James Hilton's Oriental paradise in 1937. Pollution has socked in Burbank, where Producer Ross Hunter (Airport) built the monastery by redecorating a castle set that had been swallowing up space on the Warner Brothers back lot ever since Camelot. One sometimes wonders...