Dan Bellows finds former stage star Joyce Heath a penniless drunk and takes her to his Connecticut home for rehabilitation. Unaware that she is married to Gordon, he asks his fiancée Gail to free him and offers to sponsor Joyce in a play. When Gordon refuses to give Joyce a divorce, she runs the car into a tree crippling him for life. Joyce urges Dan return to Gail, opens her play, and begs Gordon for forgiveness. Written by
Ed Stephan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
Though Bette Davis
was very proud of the Oscar she won for this film, she didn't think she deserved it that year - in her opinion, Katharine Hepburn
should have won for Alice Adams
(1935). Davis always thought she won as compensation for not even being nominated for her star-making performance in Of Human Bondage
(1934) the previous year. See more
[In a hospital bed
You blame me for what happened. I knew you would. That's why you didn't come.
Yes, I blame you.
Oh, don't say that, Don. Don't. It's a jinx. I warned you. I can't help it. I can't!
You mean you can't help being rotten and selfish. You'd do anything to gain your own desire and go on leaving somebody else to pay. That's the jinx you put on people.
Music by Richard Wagner
Played for the wedding announcement and during the wedding See more