About the film
san francisco, california roulette gambling house
Release Date: October 13, 1935
|Slogan||:||«Love was a gamble she couldn't afford to lose.»|
|Production Companies||:||Samuel Goldwyn Productions|
|Producers||:||Samuel Goldwyn, Robert McIntyre|
|Writers||:||Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur|
Mary Rutledge arrives from the east, finds her fiancé dead, and goes to work at the roulette wheel of Luis Chamalis' Bella Donna, a rowdy gambling house in San Francisco in the 1850s. She falls in love with miner Jim Carmichael and takes his gold dust at the wheel. She goes after him, Chamalis goes after her with intent to harm Carmichael.