Alias French Gertie

Alias French Gertie (1930)

Stars: Bebe Daniels, Ben Lyon, Robert Emmett O'Connor
Director: George Archainbaud
Runtime: 67 minutes
Language: English
Color:  Black and White
Format:  DVD-R (region free)
Rating: NR
Price: $11.95

Alias French Gertie

Director: George Archainbaud

Bebe Daniels ... Gertie Jones
Ben Lyon ... Jimmy Hartigan
Robert Emmett O'Connor ... Detective Kelcey
Daisy Belmore ... Mrs. Matson
John Ince ... Mr. William Matson
Betty Pierce ... Nellie
Maude Turner Gordon ... Mrs. Barton - Dowager
Nella Walker ... Morton's Wife
Charles Giblyn ... Morton

When jewel thief French Gertie Jones encounters expert cracksman Jimmy Hartigan on a heist their potential rivalry is forestalled by the arrival of Detective Kelsey. Jimmy takes the rap and allows Gertie to escape and he leaves quite an impression. So later when he gets out of prison the pair team up. Jimmy claims to love Gertie but she wants the pair to go straight. Can they be squares and resist the lure of crime and easy money, or will they slip up under the watchful gaze of Detective Kelsey. 67 minutes