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4.1
1,991 Ratings

The Lady Eve

Directed by Preston Sturges
United States, 1941
Comedy

Synopsis

It’s no accident when wealthy Charles falls for Jean–she is a con artist with her sights set on his fortune. But matters complicate when she starts falling for him. When Charles suspects Jean is a gold digger, he dumps her. Jean, fixated on revenge, devises a plan 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

Viennale

2008

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