The Birds and the Bees (1956)

Genres - Comedy, Romance  |   Run Time - 95 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Sandra Brennan

This comedy is a remake of 1941's The Lady Eve, and tells the story of the vegetarian son of a prominent meat packer who is sailing back from an African safari when he meets and falls in love with a con-artist's lovely daughter. Posing as a military officer, the card-sharp and his boys have come to fleece a few wealthy passengers at poker. The daughter finds the milque-toast son irresistible and much to her father's dismay, they fall in love. Unfortunately their happiness is nearly destroyed when someone tells him the truth about her father. Fortunately, that is not the end of their affair.



con/scam, gambling, lady, love, millionaire