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.
This LOVE...a torment and delight!
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Did You Know?
According to an October 1943 news item in Hollywood Reporter, Alfred Hitchcock
was initially slated to direct this picture. See more
Near the end of the film when Ernie visits his mother in prison, as he gets up to leave she is
laying on the bed with her head all the way to her left. One second later as he walks away, her head is all the way to the right side of the pillow. 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.
Romance No.6, Op.6 (None But the Lonely Heart)
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Played during the opening credits and often in the score
Played by Jane Wyatt
Played by Cary Grant
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