Parrish McLean lives with his mother Ellen on Sala Post's tobacco plantation in the Connecticut River Valley. His mother winds up marrying Sala's rival Judd Raike, ruthless planter who wants to drive Sala out of business. Judd insists that Parrish learn the business from the ground up.

  1. Delmer Daves

    Director, Writer

  2. Mildred Savage


Top Billed Cast

  1. Troy Donahue

    Troy Donahue

    Parrish McLean

  2. Claudette Colbert

    Claudette Colbert

    Ellen McLean

  3. Karl Malden

    Karl Malden

    Judd Raike

  4. Dean Jagger

    Dean Jagger

    Sala Post

  5. Connie Stevens

    Connie Stevens


Full Cast & Crew



Status Released

Release Information

  • May 4, 1961


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 18m

Budget $1,500,000.00

Revenue $4,200,000.00



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