Overview

Young Martha inadvertently causes the death of her cruel, authoritarian aunt. Martha lies to the cops, and Walter, who saw the crime, corroborates the girl's story. Eventually, they wed out of convenience; the meek Walter is genuinely in love, and Martha thinks that her secret is safe since she has married the one witness to her aunt's death. However, when her childhood pal, Sam, shows up, Martha knows her dark past may not stay a secret for long.

  1. Lewis Milestone

    Director

  2. Robert Rossen

    Screenplay

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Status Released

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  • July 24, 1946
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 56m

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