The Lovable Cheat

views updated

The Lovable Cheat ★★ 1949

Pretty lame adapatation of Balzac's play “Mercadet Le Falseur,” about a father who cons money from his friends in order to line up a marriage suitable for his daughter. 75m/B VHS . Charlie Ruggles, Peggy Ann Garner, Richard Ney, Alan Mowbray, Iris Adrian, Ludwig Donath, Fritz Feld; D: Richard Oswald.