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The Lady of Scandal

The Lady of Scandal is a 1930 American comedy film directed by Sidney Franklin based on a play by Frederick Lonsdale and starring Ruth Chatterton, Basil Rathbone and Ralph Forbes. Its plot follows a British actress who becomes involved with a member of an aristocratic family, who try desperately to thwart the match. It is also known by the alternative title of The High Road.

The Lady of Scandal
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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Sidney Franklin
Based on the play The High Road by Frederick Lonsdale
Starring Ruth Chatterton
Basil Rathbone
Cinematography Oliver T. Marsh
Arthur Miller
Edited by Margaret Booth
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • May 24, 1930 (1930-05-24) (United States)
Running time
76 minutes
Country United States
Language English


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