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?
repeatedly clashed with director Herman Shumlin
throughout production. A novice film director, he had no real experience on a film set and certainly none in dealing with a prima donna actress like Davis. Producer Hal B. Wallis
was forced to lean hard on Shumlin when he saw how over the top Davis was in her performance. See more
Also during the breakfast scene between George Coulouris and Geraldine Fitzgerald, her hair is sensibly shorter in close-ups. See more
When the time comes. When it comes, I will do my best.
America, My Country 'Tis of Thee
Music attributed to Henry Carey
("God Save the King!") (1744)
Played often in the score See more