In the 1920s, enterprising Louise Randall is determined to succeed in a man's world. She enrolls at business college but her plans for a career change when she falls in love with handsome Rodney Crane. Although the two have little in common and Rodney disagrees with Louise's views on the woman's role in society, they marry and have four children. Their personality differences eventually lead to a divorce. Louise eventually finds happiness with her second husband, eccentric Harold Pierson.
Did You Know?
The airplane the family sees taxiing when pulling up to the airport is a Stearman C3-R, registration NC656K, built c.1928. As of 2018 it is still registered with the FAA. See more
The actors wear clothes correct for the period until the movie reaches 1918. Thereafter, they wear what was being worn at the time of the movie's release. See more
Louise Randall Pierson
Every time I get my ship on an even keel, something goes bang!
Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
Music by Percy Wenrich
Lyrics by Stanley Murphy
Sung by the man leaving Morton's office See more