Vigil in the Night Poster

Release Date: 1940

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
Nurse Anne Lee (Carole Lombard) loses her job after taking the blame for a mistake made by her sister and fellow nurse. The move forces Anne to accept a position at a hospital in disrepair. At her new job, Anne falls for the young Dr. Prescott (Brian Aherne). Trouble surfaces in the form of hospital administrator Mr. Bowly, who challenges Prescott and makes advances toward Anne. Dealing with another difficult work climate, Anne gets the chance to prove herself when an epidemic breaks out.

Cast: Carol Lombard, Brian Aherne, Anne Shirley, Julien Mitchell, Robert Coote, Brenda Forbes, Rita Page, Peter Cushing

Director: George Stevens

Genres: Drama

Production Co: RKO Pictures

Keywords: Sacrifice, Hospital, 1940s, Love, Engaging, London, Rise, Emotional, Sister, Pursuit, Doctor, Touching