just with women who were locked in loveless political marriages — and also gained his successes famously ugly.
This is a Lubitsch with whom some classic film fans (like me, admittedly) have not much experience.
This trope tends to suffer from three double standards when portrayed in media; If they do build an interracial relationship with someone else, or have a sexual encounter, it is usually held in scorn by some in-universe. If kind-hearted, may overlap with Chivalrous Pervert.
The Charmer is equally charming but less sex-obsessed.
Sometimes comic, sometimes a monster, always successful, this character leaves behind a string of broken hearts, and occasional vows of revenge that are rarely fulfilled.
Casanova's only motivation is indulging his lust and desire, sating them with the bodies of his conquests. A guy who gets the girls like a Casanova, but unintentionally, is a Chick Magnet.