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.
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Jack L. Warner
paid $150,000 for the rights to the play which had enjoyed a successful run on Broadway. Warner had great faith in the material, feeling that its patriotic nature would go down well with wartime audiences. 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
Because it's Anise's birthday, I shall go and buy presents for everybody. We always do that here. It started because I don't like not getting presents on other people's birthday.
Akademische Festouvertüre (Academic Festival Overture) Op. 80
Music by Johannes Brahms
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