The Lady Eve (U)
Dir: Preston Sturges
Cast: Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn
US, 1941, 90 mins
A chance to enjoy this fascinating classic screwball comedy digitally restored on the big screen. Henry Fonda plays Charles, a socially awkward heir to a brewery fortune who runs into a father and daughter con artist team on a cruise ship. Their plan to cheat him at cards is quickly abandoned when the daughter falls in love with their prey. But when Charles finds out who she really is, she plots to re-conquer his heart.