Added by on 2014-10-06

Thriller / Drama (1947) 85 minutes ~ Black & White


Madeleine Damien is the fashion editor of a slick Manhattan magazine by day and a lively party girl by night. Unfortunately, the pressures of her job, including kowtowing to a hefty advertiser, and her bad luck with men are driving her to a breakdown. She seeks the help of a psychiatrist, and under his orders, quits her job and moves into a smaller flat under a new identity. She becomes interested in painting and a handsome neighbor. He soon finds out about her past when an ex-suitor implicates her in a murder.

Director: Robert Stevenson

Writers: Edward Sheldon (play), Margaret Ayer Barnes (play), Edmund H. North (screenplay), André De Toth, Ben Hecht

Stars: Hedy Lamarr, Dennis O’Keefe, John Loder