Maid of Salem Poster

Release Date: 1937

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
When a young woman named Barbara Clarke (Claudette Colbert) has an affair with adventurer Roger Coverman (Fred MacMurray), it causes a scandal in the Puritanical town of Salem, Massachusetts. After a meddling girl arouses their suspicions, the town's elders accuse Barbara of being a witch. She is tried, convicted of sorcery and sentenced to death. As the townspeople prepare to burn Barbara at the stake, Roger tries desperately to save the woman he loves.

Cast: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Harvey Stephens, Gale Sondergaard, Louise Dresser, Bennie Bartlett, Edward Ellis, Beulah Bondi

Director: Frank Lloyd

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: Rescue, Passionate, Love, Emotional, Judge