U certificateLady for a Night is a Film programme that first aired in 1942 and has been classified a U certificate.

Lady for a Night is a 3 star programme


Lady for a Night (1942)

Directed by
Leigh Jason

Joan Blondell plays Jenny Blake, owner of a gambling steamer on the Mississippi who yearns to be accepted into society, Marrying aristocratic bankrupt gambler Alan Alderson in return for cancelling his debts, she finds herself shunned by both his family and friends. Worse is to come when he is poisoned and she is accused of his murder but her business partner Jack Morgan, who has always been in love with her, stands by her and after her aquittal, true love triumphs in Leigh Jason's romantic drama.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1942

3/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White


Joan Blondell...Jenny 'Jen' Blake Alderson
Image for John WayneJohn Wayne...Jackson Morgan
Ray Middleton...Alan Alderson
Philip Merivale...Stephen Alderson
Blanche Yurka...Julia Anderson
Edith Barrett...Katherine Alderson
Leonid Kinskey...Boris Jack's Bodyguard
Hattie Noel...Chloe Jenny's Maid
Montagu Love...Judge
Carmel Myers...Mrs. Dickson the Mayor's Wife
Dorothy Burgess...Flo
Guy Usher...Governor
Ivan Miller...Mayor Dickson
Patricia Knox...Mabel
Lew Payton...Napoleon Alderson's Servant