The Lady Is Willing Poster

Release Date: 1942

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
Liza Madden (Marlene Dietrich) is a single and independent Broadway star who, when she discovers an abandoned baby, is suddenly stricken with motherly instinct. She needs to be married in order to adopt, so when she takes the baby to pediatrician Dr. McBain (Fred MacMurray), she proposes a marriage of convenience. McBain agrees, under the proviso of receiving money from her for his research. They go ahead with the phony marriage -- only to find they share a genuine attraction.

Cast: Marlene Dietrich, Fred MacMurray, Aline MacMahon

Director: Mitchell Leisen

Genres: Romantic comedy

Keywords: Cheeky, Amusing, 1940s, New York City, Doctor, Melodramatic, Transformation, Love, Police officer