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Film re; divorce

I am trying to find a black & white film (1950’s) I think. A wealthy woman charades as a cleaning lady whilst divorcing lazy husband to prevent him from benefiting from her wealth. She enters a hotel in her posh clothes and leaves via the kitchen dressed in working clothes eg: apron and ragged dress to convince divorce judge she is just a poor penniless char lady. The judge grants her divorce, she leaves court, goes back to hotel via kitchen changes her clothes back into her posh clothes and leaves hotel via lobby and climbs into a chauffeur driven rolls Royce.....the end.
asked Nov 21 in Name That Movie by Karen Haver (2 points)

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There is a B & W film with part of your plot outline called Laughter In Paradise 1951 where 4 beneficiaries of a will have to undertake tasks set out in the will Fay Compton a wealthy bitchy woman who bosses her servant around has to take a job as a char woman to a miserly cranky old man whom she ends up marrying its im probably wrong as it's not exact but worth a mention link below

 

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0043727/
answered Nov 21 by giddykippa (278 points)
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