The Lady Lies (1929)

Genres - Comedy Drama  |   Release Date - Sep 21, 1929 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 75 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Tracie Cooper

When blue-blooded widower Robert Rossiter (Walter Huston) announces his plans to marry salesgirl Joyce Roamer (Claudette Colbert), his family goes out of their way to stop the engagement. Despite their original suspicion that Joyce (Colbert) was only involved with their father for his money, however, the upper crust family eventually welcomes her as one of their own. The Lady Lies was directed by Hobart Henley and also features actors Charlie Ruggles, Patricia Deering, and Tom Brown.



child, extramarital-affair, family, fear, forbidden-love, fortune-hunter, havoc, lady, loot, plans, salesperson, widow/widower, woman