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The Law and the Lady (1951)

Approved | | Comedy | 20 July 1951 (USA)
A beguiling international jewel thief loses her heart.

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A beguiling international jewel thief loses her heart.

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L'amant de Lady Loverly  »

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This movie is a remake of 1939's "The Last of Mrs. Cheyney" with Joan Crawford, William Powell and Robert Montgomery. And the 1939 version of that movie is the remake of 1929's "The Last of Mrs. Cheyney" with Norma Shearer and Basil Rathbone. See more »

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Julia Wortin: I haven't had this much fun since the fleet came back from Manila.
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Version of The Alcoa Hour: The Original Miss Chase (1957) See more »

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Bizarre and bad
25 December 2016 | by (New York, New York) – See all my reviews

I stumbled upon this movie on Christmas, after the opening tune of "The twelve days of Christmas" I thought it was a Christmas movie so I kept watching. Although they played the tune throughout the whole movie, it has nothing to do with Christmas what so ever. The movie itself is just as random as it's soundtrack, there's no chemistry or dynamics between the two characters, Garson seems too old for the role and Wilding seems too young. I like caper movies but this one is a real let down. Having no well-thought-out crimes or heart gripping romances, the only thing I found interesting was the costume designs and hair styles. It's pretty bland in general.


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