The wrong title, the wrong script, and the right actors couldn't help this bathetic tearjerker. It was the ninth and final duet for Garson and Pidgeon and the only picture they made which did not open at New York's prestigious Radio City. Set in Canada, SCANDAL AT SCOURIE tells the story
of little Corcoran, a Catholic orphan who inadvertently starts a fire that destroys her Quebec orphanage. The children are now homeless and must be placed, so the nuns take them across the country on a train, dropping kids off at good homes. They arrive at the Protestant town of Scourie, where
Corcoran meets Garson, wife of one of the town's leading political lights and owner of th...