This big, sprawling story was Susan Hayward's only film for Eagle-Lion and proved to be the company's most costly and highest-grossing production. Hayward plays the daughter of Shannon, a cattle rancher who dies in an oil field explosion, leaving Hayward an orphan. She blames oil tycoon
Gough for her father's death, and is determined to get revenge. Before she does so, however, she meets Begley, and saves him from getting a beating in the process. Begley gratefully takes her out for a drink, then has a few too many and signs over some of his oil leases to his lady rescuer.
Hayward, who has no intent of taking advantage of the drunken man, plans to give him back the...