Libeled Lady Poster

Release Date: 1936

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
When a major newspaper accuses wealthy socialite Connie Allenbury (Myrna Loy) of being a home-wrecker, and she files a multi-million-dollar libel lawsuit, the publication's frazzled head editor, Warren Haggerty (Spencer Tracy), must find a way to turn the tables on her. Soon Haggerty's harried fiancée, Gladys Benton (Jean Harlow), and his dashing friend Bill Chandler (William Powell) are in on a scheme that aims to discredit Connie, with amusing and unexpected results.

Cast: Jean Harlow, Spencer Tracy, Myrna Loy, William Powell, Walter Connolly, Charley Grapewin, Cora Witherspoon, E.E. Clive

Director: Jack Conway

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Playful, 1930s, Hotel, New York City, Love, Friend, Deception, Amusing, Charming


Nominated Best Picture