Birds & the Bees

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Birds & the Bees ★★ 1956

A millionaire falls in love with an alluring card shark, and then calls it all off when he learns of her profession, only to fall in love with her again when she disguises herself. A remake—and poor shade—of Preston Sturge's 1941 classic “The Lady Eve.” 94m/C VHS . Mitzi Gaynor, David Niven, George Gobel, Reginald Gardiner, Hans Conried; D: Norman Taurog; W: Sidney Sheldon.