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The Lady Eve (1941)

97 min - Comedy, Romance - 25 February 1941
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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.

Director:  Preston Sturges
Stars:  Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn, Eugene Pallette, William Demarest, Eric Blore, Melville Cooper, Martha O'Driscoll, Janet Beecher, Robert Greig, Dora Clement, Luis Alberni, Bobby Barber, Eddie Hall, Arthur Stuart Hull, Wilda Bennett, Evelyn Beresford, Georgie Cooper, Kenneth Gibson, Alfred Hall, Bertram Marburgh, George Melford, Gayne Whitman, Abdullah Abbas, Norman Ainsley, Mary Akin, Jan Buckingham, Madge Crane, Mitchell Ingraham, Barry Norton, Robert Warwick, Sam Ash, Robert Dudley, Cyril Ring, Harry A. Bailey, Jack W. Johnston, Julius Tannen, Arthur Hoyt, Ambrose Barker, Wilson Benge, Al Bridge, Ken Carpenter, Jimmy Conlin, Nell Craig, Eva Dennison, Helen Dickson, Betty Farrington, Almeda Fowler, Harry Depp, Pauline Drake, Franklyn Farnum, John Hartley, Sheldon Jett, Richard Kipling, Jack Richardson, Wanda McKay, Ella Neal, Torben Meyer, Esther Michelson, Harold Miller, Bert Moorhouse, Suzanne Ridgeway, Ronald R. Rondell, Frank Moran, Joseph North, Barbara Pepper, Jean Phillips, Victor Potel, Frances Raymond, Harry Rosenthal, Reginald Sheffield, Larry Steers, Bert Stevens, Dorothy Vernon, Wally Walker, Pat West

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Storyline

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.



Tagline: Barbara Stanwyck has Henry Fonda Bewitched and Bewildered

Genres: Comedy, Romance

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Language:  English
Release Date:  25 February 1941

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 37 min

Academy Award Nomination

WRITING (Original Story) — Monckton Hoffe


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