The Second Mrs. Tanqueray (1952)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Melodrama  |   Run Time - 75 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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In this drama, a woman with a sordid past desires to marry. Her intended is so in love that he disregards the many warnings he receives about her and goes through with the ceremony. Soon he loses every friend, and even his daughter begins to pull away. It does not help that his new wife is abusive to the girl. It is then learned that the step-mother is abusive because the girl's fiancé is one of the wicked woman's many lovers. In the end, the mother is so humiliated and ashamed that she kills herself.

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abuse, daughter, fidelity, friendship, homosexual, humiliation, love, lover, marriage, past, problems, secrets, suicide, victim, warning, wedding