The Cheat (1931 American Pre-Code Drama film) (DVD)

Directed by George Abbott and starring Tallulah Bankhead and Harvey Stephens. The film is a remake of the 1915 silent film of the same name, directed by Cecil B. DeMille. Plot Elsa Carlyle (Tallulah Bankhead), in contrast to her charming personality and loving relationship with her indulgent husband, Jeffrey (Harvey Stephens), is a compulsive gambler … Read more

TĦE CĦE/T (31) — B/NKĦE/D… P|CĦE£… $T=PH=N$

Drama. … With thanks to blackandwhitebuff (the original uploader); I stepped in only because part of that has been deleted….Rich, spoiled Elsa Carlye gets in over her head at the gambling tables; Hardy Livingtone (Pichel) bails her out but — gasp — expects something in return. More interesting and sinister than the preceding suggests…. And: … Read more