Home, Sweet Home (1933)

Genres - Crime, Drama  |   Run Time - 74 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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In this crime drama, a mining engineer is preparing to leave his recent South American job and return to England when he receives a depressing letter from his wife telling him that she has found a new lover with whom she wants to run away with. While her husband makes the long voyage home, the wife changes her mind. She decides to break it off with her lover, but en route to his hotel has a car wreck and is taken to the hotel by someone else. Suddenly the jealous husband arrives. Knowing only that she has been having an affair, the husband kills the lover. During the trial, his wife testifies on his behalf and admits her wrong doing. He is given a shorter sentence.

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killing, accident, engineering, extramarital-affair, false-accusation, jealousy, letter, lover, mine, motel, murder, sentence [penal system], testimony, trial [courtroom], wife