Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley. His mother winds up marrying Sala's rival Judd Raike, ruthless planter who wants to drive Sala out of business. Judd insists that Parrish learn the business from the ground up. Written by
Ed Stephan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
More than a boy...not yet a man!
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Did You Know?
Joshua Logan originally wanted Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh to play the parents, and he tested Warren Beatty and Jane Fonda, among others, for the younger characters. See more
Lucy tells Parrish that tobacco poisoning is like poison ivy "only you only get it ONCE." In the next sentence she says "I sure was scared the FIRST time I got it." See more
You'll go to hell, Lucy. Mark my words. Right to the fiery place!
Written by Sammy Fain
and Paul Francis Webster
Sung at the Raike's homecoming See more