The Lady Eve (1941)
Charles Pike (Henry Fonda), heir to a brewery fortune, is on a ship back to New York after spending a year in the Amazon looking for rare snakes. Amongst those watching Charles are a trio of con men and card sharps -- Colonel Harrington (Charles Coburn), his partner Gerald (Melville Cooper), and the Colonel's daughter Jean (Barbara Stanwyck). Their plan to con Charles goes astray when Jean falls in love with their prey. Directed by Preston Sturges.
Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center.
Sponsored by Warren Barr North Shore