The Cheaters Poster

Release Date: January 1st, 1945

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
When aristocrat James C. Pidgeon (Eugene Pallette) runs into money trouble, he thinks his dying uncle's fortune will save him, only to find out that it has been left to an unnamed actress. While lawyers search for the actress, James' daughter (Ruth Terry) convinces him to invite a destitute man, Mr. M., to Christmas dinner to appear generous. The man turns out to be a former actor (Joseph Schildkraut) who is also able to locate the mysterious actress heir, Florie Watson (Ona Munson).

Cast: Joseph Schildkraut, Billie Burke, Eugene Pallette, Ona Munson, Raymond Walburn, Ann Gillis, Ruth Terry, Robert Livingston

Director: Joseph Kane

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Republic Pictures Corporation

Distributors: Republic Pictures

Keywords: Daughter, Charming, Transformation, New York City, Temptation, Witty, Wife, 1940s