Susan Slade Poster

Release Date: 1961

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary
Roger Slade (Lloyd Nolan), his wife Leah (Dorothy McGuire) and their teenage daughter, Susan (Connie Stevens), return to California after 10 years abroad. On the journey home, Susan has an affair with an older man (Grant Williams) and becomes pregnant. The father of Susan's child dies in an accident, driving Susan to suicidal hysteria. To save her family, Leah pretends the baby is hers, but Susan has trouble maintaining the lie as two men compete for her attention.

Cast: Troy Donahue, Connie Stevens, Dorothy McGuire, Lloyd Nolan, Brian Aherne, Grant Williams, Natalie Schafer, Kent Smith

Director: Delmer Daves

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Forbidden love, Family, Melodramatic, Hospital, Mother, 1960s, Daughter, Father, Death, House, Emotional, Wife, Relationships, Rivalry