Ex-Lady

Ex-Lady

So frank... So outspoken... So true... Academy Award winner Bette Davis stars as a free-spirited, self-sufficient feminist who would rather pursue her career as a graphic artist than settle down and marry in the romantic comedy Ex-Lady. Advertising writer Don Peterson (Gene Raymond) competes with the career of successful graphic artist Helen Bauer (Davis) to win Bauer's heart. But when the persistent Peterson, eventually convinces Bauer to say "yes," the honeymoon ends quickly, their passion cools and Don soon engages in an extramarital affair. Never one to be outdone, Helen takes a lover of her own--her husband's archrival, Nick Malvyn (Monroe Owsley). Now, will Don and Helen find a way to reignite their passion, or will this couple permanently remain a foursome?
So frank... So outspoken... So true... Academy Award winner Bette Davis stars as a free-spirited, self-sufficient feminist who would rather pursue her career as a graphic artist than settle down and marry in the romantic comedy Ex-Lady. Advertising writer Don Peterson (Gene Raymond) competes with the career of successful graphic artist Helen Bauer (Davis) to win Bauer's heart. But when the persistent Peterson, eventually convinces Bauer to say "yes," the honeymoon ends quickly, their passion cools and Don soon engages in an extramarital affair. Never one to be outdone, Helen takes a lover of her own--her husband's archrival, Nick Malvyn (Monroe Owsley). Now, will Don and Helen find a way to reignite their passion, or will this couple permanently remain a foursome?