Actor / writer / director Erich von Stroheim stars as a fraudulent count, living high on the hog in Monte Carlo. He supports himself by extorting huge sums of money from silly married ladies who are dumb enough to fall for his romantic charms. Von Stroheim's partners in crime, phony princesses Mae Busch and Maud George, live in a state of perpetual depravity with the count in a huge mansion. Their...
Andrew J. Hughes, U.S. Special-Envoy to Monaco
Princess Olga Petchnikoff
Erich von Stroheim
Count Wladislaw Sergius Karamzin
Princess Vera Petchnikoff
Maruschka, a Maid
Pavel Pavlich - a Butler (as Al Edmondson)