Lady with a Past is a 1932 American pre-Code romantic comedy film starring Constance Bennett as a shy and very proper young lady who decides to invent a scandalous past for herself to spice up her life. It is based on the novel of the same name by Harriet Henry.

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Lady with a Past
Directed byEdward H. Griffith
E. J. Babille (assistant)
Screenplay byHorace Jackson
Based onLady with a Past
1931 novel
by Harriet Henry
Produced byCharles R. Rogers
StarringConstance Bennett
Ben Lyon
David Manners
Edited byCharles Craft
Production
companies
RKO Pathė Pictures, Inc.
Charles R. Rogers
Distributed byRKO Pathė Pictures, Inc.
Release date
  • February 19, 1932 (1932-02-19)
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$541,000[1]
Box office$595,000[1]
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