Undistinguished weeper in the genre of STELLA DALLAS and CONFESSION that indicated Davis' star position at Warners when she demanded who would play opposite her. Ed Goulding wrote and directed this remake of THE TRESPASSER, which he made in 1929 with Gloria Swanson. Davis is the teenage
bride of a bootlegger. When he was cut down by a hail of machine gun bullets, she decided that it was time for her to try to find a better life. She signs on as secretary to unhappily married Hunter, an attorney who loves her but strives valiantly to keep business and pleasure separated. Hunter's
most important client is Crisp, whose playboy son, Fonda, spends his time between the b...