Sixteen years before the release of this film, Crawford starred with Clark Gable in another picture titled POSSESSED, but though the two films are often confused, it was Crawford's work in this one that earned her an Oscar nomination. Found dazed on a street in downtown Los Angeles,
Crawford is taken to a local hospital, where doctors use drug therapy get to the root of distraught cries for "David." In flashback, the film then reveals the events that have brought Crawford to this state. Crawford, who works as an in-house nurse for invalid Bryant, wife of the wealthy Massey,
is mad about engineer Heflin. However, Heflin doesn't feel as strongly about Crawford as she...