A many-starred muddle that tried to tell too much at one time and failed. However, the actors were so intent on doing their best, they all deserve a pat on the back. March is a Krupp-like character who owns a titanic industrial complex in Germany. He calls his son, Wagner, and Wagner's
actress wife, Loren, to the family estate, Altona. Wagner is offered the family holdings but refuses. He is a lawyer with a sense of justice and knows how many lives have been lost through his dying father's efforts. Wagner is the second son and his late brother would have controlled the family
holdings had it not been for the fact that he was cited at the Nuremberg war-crimes trial...