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 <email@example.com>
Sometimes there's a terrible penalty for telling the truth.
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and 'Mary Astor (I)' thought the original script was not very good. They ended up doing massive rewrites on the script themselves. See more
At 55:22, inconsistencies with Sandra, how she leans forward with her hand on her brow, reveals poor editing of takes. See more
Vioet! Lunch! Ham, honey, cake, and coffee!
Go out back and get that honey-glazed, peanut-fed, sweet Virginia ham.
Maggie Patterson Van Allen
You 'ain't gonna feed that man is you?
Jefferson, I'd feed the devil 'hiself if he done polished up the smile on Miss Maggie's face like that!
Referenced in The Maltese Falcon
The Man on the Flying Trapeze
Music by Gaston Lyle
Played during the home movie scene See more