Continue reading...Preston Sturges’ The Lady Eve, one of the most memorable of the battle-of-the-sexes comedies and among the writer-director’s greatest achievements, makes a stunning Blu-ray debut in Criterion’s impressive new release.
The Lady Eve (1941)
Released: 21 Mar 1941
Runtime: 94 min
Director: Preston Sturges
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn, Eugene Pallette
Writer(s): Monckton Hoffe (screen play: based on a story by), Preston Sturges
Plot: A trio of classy card sharks targets the socially awkward heir to brewery millions for his money, until one of them falls in love with him.
IMDB rating: 7.8