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A Lady Surrenders is a 1930 American Pre-Code romantic drama film directed by John M. Stahl and starring Genevieve Tobin, Rose Hobart, Conrad Nagel, and Basil Rathbone. A copy exists in the Library of Congress.[1]

A Lady Surrenders
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Directed byJohn M. Stahl
Produced byCarl Laemmle
Carl Laemmle, Jr.
Written byGladys Lehman (adaptation)
Arthur Richman (dialogue)
Based onSincerity, a Story of Our Time
by John Erskine
StarringGenevieve Tobin
Conrad Nagel
CinematographyJackson Rose
Edited byMaurice Pivar
William L. Cahn
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • November 6, 1930 (1930-11-06)
Running time
95 minutes
CountryUnited States

Plot summaryEdit

A man is left by his wife and assuming her to be gone forever, he remarries. Complications ensue when his original wife returns home.[2][3]



  1. ^ Catalog of Holdings The American Film Institute Collection and The United Artists Collection at The Library of Congress, p. 99, c. 1978 by American Film Institute
  2. ^ "A-Lady-Surrenders - Cast, Crew, Director and Awards". NYTimes. Retrieved June 27, 2013.
  3. ^ Profile,; accessed August 3, 2015.

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