An older unmarried woman, Lydia MacMillan (Merle Oberon), gets reacquainted with a previous boyfriend, Michael (Joseph Cotten). When he invites Lydia to his house for tea, however, she has no idea that she’s about to be confronted with her past.
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Atmospheric, romantic memory piece from Alexander Korda and Julien Duvivier, with Oberon as an aged spinster remembering lost love with three past suitors. Forgotten today, but a good example of Korda's grand production style (with design by his brother Vincent), Duvivier's poetic, set-bound realism, and master cameraman Lee Garmes' beautiful, lush lighting technique.