Third Finger, Left Hand Poster

Release Date: 1940

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Uninterested in an office romance, successful fashion journalist Margot Sherwood Merrick (Myrna Loy) goes to great lengths to conceal the fact that she's single. To ward off potential beaus, including painter Jeff Thompson (Melvyn Douglas), she wears a fake wedding ring and tells everyone she already has a husband. When Jeff realizes that Margot doesn't have a spouse, he decides to make her pay for her deception by posing as her husband, leading to a comical rivalry and a surprising romance.

Cast: Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas, Raymond Walburn, Lee Bowman, Bonita Granville, Felix Bressart, Donald Meek, Sidney Blackmer

Director: Robert Leonard

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: New York City, Rivalry, Love, Witty, Love triangle, Melodramatic, Sister, Father, 1940s