Lady With Red Hair Poster

Release Date: 1940

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary
When a bitter and sensational divorce leaves Leslie Carter (Miriam Hopkins) without the custody of her son, she determines to make a name for herself and win her child back. She goes to New York City to make her fortune as an actress and so relentlessly pursues producer David Belasco (Claude Rains) after he promises to write a play for her. Leslie's career improves, and she attracts the attention of handsome actor Lou Payne (Richard Ainley) -- but will it be enough to get her boy back?

Cast: Miriam Hopkins, Claude Rains, Richard Ainley, Laura Hope Crews, Helen Westley, John Litel, Victor Jory

Director: Curtis Bernhardt

Genres: Biography

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Son, Rise, Love, Melodramatic, New York City, Quest, Transformation, Underdog