About the film
waitress taxi driver brooklyn, new york city pre-code street walker vice cop
Release Date: October 25, 1932
|Slogan||:||«Yesterday a Lady with a Past — Today the Wife of the Man She Loved!»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Crime, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Columbia Pictures|
|Writers||:||Robert Riskin, Ethel Hill|
Given a second chance after her arrest for prostitution, Mae decides to go straight. Mae is soon befriended by kindly cab driver Jimmy Doyle who gets her work at a diner, where she meets Gert, another former prostitute. Mae and Jimmy fall in love, marry and save to buy a small business. Gert then pleads for money from Mae, which results in her unwitting involvement in a crime. Believing Mae has lied and cheated him, Jimmy threatens to leave her.