|Directed by||Jack Raymond|
|Produced by||Herbert Wilcox|
|Written by|| W.P. Lipscomb |
|Based on||the play Mischief by Ben Travers|
|Starring|| Ralph Lynn |
|Distributed by||Woolf and Freedman|
|15 December 1931 (London) (UK)|
Mischief is a 1931 British comedy film directed by Jack Raymond and starring Ralph Lynn, Winifred Shotter and Jeanne Stuart.
When financier Reginald Bingham leaves on a business trip to Paris, normally devoted wife Eleanor leaves for a cottage with a secret boy friend. The couple are followed by friends of her husband, who attempt to hinder the affair. However, Reginald is also tempted by a fling with an old friend in Paris.
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