A totally misleading title may have made this a flop at the box office because it had a lot to recommend it as a movie. Loren is a widow in a poor New York neighborhood who, quite rightly, blames herself for her gangster husband's death. She wanted material things and the late padrone
sought to achieve them for her and was killed. Her son, Baird, is already into the criminal life and confined on a state farm. She meets Quinn, a widower with Balin as his daughter, and they fall in love. Balin is livid when she hears her father is going to marry "the gangster's widow" and locks
herself in her room, hoping to convince her father to give up the idea. Loren is wo...