• The Lady Eve (1992)

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The Lady Eve

Release Date: July 15th, 1992

DVD Release Date: October 16th, 2001

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

It's no accident when wealthy Charles (Henry Fonda) falls for Jean (Barbara Stanwyck). Jean is a con artist with her sights set on Charles' fortune. Matters complicate when Jean starts falling for her mark. When Charles suspects Jean is a gold digger, he dumps her. Jean, fixated on revenge and still pining for the millionaire, devises a plan to get back in Charles' life. With love and payback on her mind, she re-introduces herself to Charles, this time as an aristocrat named Lady Eve Sidwich.

Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn, Eugene Pallette, William Demarest, Eric Blore, Melville Cooper, Martha O'Driscoll

Director: Preston Sturges

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Father, Charming, New York City, Amusing, Deception, 1940s, Revenge, Rivalry, Witty, Love

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Awards

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