Sara and Kurt Muller and their three children are returning to her mother's home in Washington DC after 18 years in Europe. A Romanian Count living there discovers Kurt's attache case full of money. He also finds out from friends at the German Embassy that Kurt is working with an anti-Nazi underground group in Germany. He tries to blackmail Kurt. Kurt shoots him and must flee. When Sara hears no more of Kurt, she knows that her oldest son Joshua will soon leave to work in the underground. Written by
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On her lonesome lips a smile.
Did You Know?
"Academy Award Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on August 7, 1946 with Paul Lukas
reprising his film role. See more
When Sara is trying on a white dress, her son Joshua comes to the door. The end of his tie is 2 inches above his belt. As he turns and leaves with his grandmother his tie is now long enough to be tucked into his belt. See more
[in response to an Italian man on the train asking what he does
I fight against fascism. That is my trade.
America, My Country 'Tis of Thee
Music attributed to Henry Carey
("God Save the King!") (1744)
Played often in the score See more