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A wealthy London nobleman hires a pretty but poor young girl to distract his playboy son from marrying a golddigger. Complications ensue when the girl and the father begin to fall for each other, and things get even more complicated when the son declares his love for her, too.

  1. George Archainbaud


  2. Wallace Smith


  3. Robert Milton


  4. Guy Bolton


Top Billed Cast

  1. Betty Compson

    Betty Compson


  2. John Darrow

    John Darrow

    Russell Courtney

  3. Gilbert Emery

    Gilbert Emery

    Sir Gerald Courtney

  4. Margaret Livingston

    Margaret Livingston

    Berthine Waller

  5. Ivan Lebedeff

    Ivan Lebedeff

    Nikolai Rabinoff

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The Lady Refuses
The Lady Refuses


Status Released

Release Information

  • March 8, 1931


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 12m

Budget -

Revenue -



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