The False Madonna (1932)

Genres - Crime, Drama  |   Run Time - 70 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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A pair of grifters, one of whom is impersonating a doctor, assist a sick woman while riding a train. After the woman dies, the female con-artist assumes her identity so that she can collect a large amount of money. Trouble ensues when the woman begins to bond with the dead lady's blind son. She decides not to take the cash. This arouses her attorney's suspicions. Later, when the lad learns the truth, he has a fatal coronary. The woman and the lawyer get married.

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impersonation, blindness [physical], boy, charade, con/scam, couple, death, doctor/nurse, heart-attack, lawyer, loot, love, son, suspicion, train [locomotive], traveling, victim, wealth, wedding, woman