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1,540 Ratings

The Lady Eve

Directed by Preston Sturges
United States, 1941


A conwoman meets up with the heir to a brewery fortune and attempts to cheat him. Of course, they fall in love. But when he pegs her for a gold-digger, she must plot to re-conquer him.

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The Lady Eve Directed by Preston Sturges

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1942 | Nominee: Best Writing, Original Story

National Board of Review

1941 | Winner: Top Ten Films

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