The Lady Eve (1941)

Director
Preston Sturges

Main cast
Barbara Stanwyck; Henry Fonda; Charles Coburn; Eugene Pallette; William Demarest

Genres
Comedy, Romance

Description
Returning from a year up the Amazon studying snakes, the rich but unsophisticated Charles Pike meets con-artist Jean Harrington on a ship. They fall in love, but a misunderstanding causes them to split on bad terms. To get back at him, Jean disguises herself as an English lady, and comes back to tease and torment him.


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