Rich Hawaiian pineapple grower and US Senatorial candidate Richard Howland tries to control everything and everyone around him, including his headstrong sister, Slone. Howland learns the hard way that money and power cannot buy love and happiness.
Marinelle K. Szenasy
The Giant Story of Modern Hawaii!
Did You Know?
According to Charlton Heston
in his book "In the Arena", this film was originally intended as a vehicle for Clark Gable
in the late-1950s, which is why Heston's character retains the nickname "King". See more
Dr. Dean Kahanna
What do you know about Paul?
What do I know? I grew up with him! The King asks me what do I know about marriage, you ask me what do I know about Paul. What do I have to know?
All right Dean. Paul is no genius and he'll never set the world on fire like you might some day, but he sets me on fire!
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