Sandra and Pete elope but their marriage is invalid since she's not yet divorced. Sandra is, however, pregnant by Pete. Pete marries his former fiancée Maggie, then flies to South America where his plane crashes. Maggie pays Sandra to let her adopt Pete's baby. Pete returns "from the dead". Sandra and Maggie contend for Pete and the baby. Written by
Ed Stephan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sometimes there's a terrible penalty for telling the truth.
Did You Know?
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on March 2, 1942 with George Brent
and Mary Astor
reprising their film roles. See more
At 40:52, Maggie's hand on Pete's shoulder changes. See more
"If I didn't think you meant so well, I'd feel like slapping your face"
Referenced in The Maltese Falcon
For He's a Jolly Good Fellow
Played during the home movie scene See more