The saying that life is a tale told by a fool might have been talking about the latest movie by the Coen Brothers, ‘Burn After Reading.’ Even though it’s set in the world of intelligence there is very little of it going around.
World War II is in full swing. The blitz is underway in London. Food lines are long. People are scared and worried about their future and the future of the city. And an American showgirl is looking for help in organizing her life.