Mitch Wayne is a geologist working for the Hadleys, an oil-rich Texas family. While the patriarch, Jared, works hard to establish the family business, his irresponsible son, Kyle, is an alcoholic playboy, and his daughter, Marylee, is the town tramp. Mitch harbors a secret love for Kyle's unsatisfied wife, Lucy -- a fact that leaves him exposed when the jealous Marylee accuses him of murder.
Director: Douglas Sirk, William Holland, Wilson Shyer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Cast: Bess Flowers, Chuck Hamilton, Dani Crayne, Dorothy Malone, Dorothy Porter, Edward Platt, Grant Williams, Harold Miller, Harry Shannon, Joanne Jordan, John Larch, Joseph Granby