A sickly English woman runs a store by herself, while her irresponsible son travels aimlessly, refusing to contact her. When told that his mother has cancer, the young man comes home, reforms himself, and helps his mom run the shop. Soon however, each becomes involved in illegal activities.
:"Black as the Ace I am!" (original poster)
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Screenwriter Clifford Odets
was stunned when he was first told of the upcoming picture. He recalled, "It was about a 19-year-old boy with pimples whose two desires are to have a girlfriend and to get a new suit of clothes. 'Are you sure it's right for Cary Grant?' I said. It seemed they were, so I had to change the concept of the book considerably." See more
When Ernie is carrying Aggie's cello, the angle at which he holds the cello changes between shots. See more
First thing in the morning we're taking out the marriage license.
I wonder what the weatherman promises for tomorrow.
Likely rain - followed by suicide in bed.
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