About the film
missionary prostitute rain deluge remake based on play or musical pacific island pre-code based on short story u.s. marine persecution religious fanaticism record player samoa general store reformer tropics public domain
Release Date: October 12, 1932
|Slogan||:||«A woman without shame. A woman without soul.»|
|Production Companies||:||Feature Productions|
|Producers||:||Lewis Milestone, Joseph M. Schenck|
|Writers||:||W. Somerset Maugham, Maxwell Anderson, John Colton, Clemence Randolph|
Due to a possible cholera epidemic onboard, passengers on a ship are forced to disembark at Pago Pago, a small village on a Pacific island where it incessantly rains. Among the stranded passengers are Sadie Thompson, a prostitute, and Alfred Davidson, a fanatic missionary who will try to redeem her.