Added by on 2014-10-06

False-Pretenses

Comedy (1935) 68 minutes ~ Black & White

A girl who’s just lost her job meets a drunk millionaire on a bridge who’s just lost his money. They go back to his house, and eventually come up with a plan to benefit them both: he’ll scrounge enough money together to teach her how to be a lady, and then introduce her to his rich friends so she can snag a husband, after which she’ll pay him a finder’s fee. Complications ensue.

Director: Charles Lamont

Writers: Ewart Adamson, Betty Burbridge (story)

Stars: Irene Ware, Sidney Blackmer, Betty Compson

Category:

Comedy