A corporate raider threatens a hostile take-over of a "mom and pop" company. The patriarch of the company enlists the help of his wife's daughter, who is a lawyer, to try and protect the company. The raider is enamoured of her, and enjoys the thrust and parry of legal manoeuvring as he tries to win her heart.
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Meet Larry the Liquidator. Arrogant. Greedy. Self-centered. Ruthless. You gotta love the guy.
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When Kate first looks at the newspaper with Larry's full-page ad, there is a cigarette in her hand. In the next shot, the cigarette is gone. See more
Would you like a donut?
No thank you. I'm not hungry.
Gotta be hungry to eat a donut? I never heard of such a thing.
Written by Edgar De Lange
, Irving Mills
and Duke Ellington
Performed by Stéphane Grappelli
Courtesy of Polydor Gmbh See more