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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 latest vi...

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Directed by

Erich von Stroheim

Written by

Erich von Stroheim (Writer)

Runtime

117 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

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