Plot & Details
A naive, wealthy small-town girl, bored with her routine life, falls for a dashing con artist who has come looking for fresh marks to swindle. He soon charms her into faking her prominent father's name on a letter of endorsement, which he presents to the other local merchants. They willingly give him all sorts of goodies and he prepares his escape, but not before conning the girl into becoming his wife. After their wedding night in a sleazy hotel, he abandons her. Fortunately, by the story's end, she is able to reassemble her shattered life and find happiness.
- MPAA Rating: Not Yet Rated
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama,Romance,Thriller
- Run Time: 68min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 03/09/2008
- Distributor(s): Universal
- Director(s): Hobart Henley
- Starring: Conrad Nagel , Bette Davis , ZaSu Pitts , George \
- Themes: Self-Destructive Romance,Cons and Scams
- Keywords: daughter, endorsement, flamboyant, handsome, letter, love, merchant, proposal, return, sister, town, widow/widower, con/scam, marriage, romance, seduction, wealth