|The Beautiful Cheat|
|Directed by||Charles Barton|
|Screenplay by|| Ben Markson |
|Story by||Manuel Seff|
|Produced by||Charles Barton|
|Starring|| Bonita Granville |
Noah Beery Jr.
|Edited by||Ray Snyder|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
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A sociologist sends his friend, a psychologist, to a local detention center to obtain a delinquent teenager for the sociologist to study for a book he is writing. When the psychologist is unable to get a teenager released to his custody, he convinces a secretary to pose as one. The fake delinquent causes chaos in the sociologist's life and home.
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