Without Regret (1935)

Genres - Adventure, Crime, Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Adventure Drama, Melodrama  |   Run Time - 74 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this melodramatic adventure, a young woman is abducted by Chinese bandits. One of them is a free-lance pilot in need of quick money. He immediately falls for the hostage and jilts his own girl friend. He begins protecting the victim from her lust-filled captors. The two end up married. Years pass and after the pilot meets demise in a plane crash, the woman finally escapes and heads back to London where she marries a renowned heart surgeon and begins leading a luxurious life. Unfortunately, the pilot didn't die and suddenly reappears. He is still in love with her. The woman loves her new husband, but doesn't want to be a bigamist. She faces a difficult decision. Meanwhile, the old girl friend, who still loves her old lover, resurfaces and tries to blackmail the hapless wife. The pilot puts a stop to that by poisoning the old girl friend. Unfortunately, his wife gets accused of the crime. In the end, the pilot confesses his crime and leaves her for good.

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killing, rescue, accident, bigamy, blackmail, China, crash, criminal, escape, false-accusation, husband, kidnapping, love, murder, outlaw [Western], poison, regret, suspect, victim, widow/widower, wife