The Secret of Madame Blanche (1932)

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Drama. Popular singer Sally Sanders marries Leonard St John, an English heir. Leonard's father, on hearing of the marriage, disinherits his son and tells him his only way of getting any money would be to divorce Sally. Leonard is forced by his impecunious situation to write a letter to his wife asking for a divorce, but he then shoots himself, not knowing that his wife is pregnant. Sally's son is taken away from her by Leonard's father but years later she finds him again when he turns up at an inn she is running intent on seducing a girl. When events take a turn for the worse, Sally's son, Leonard Junior, shoots and kills the girl's father. Sally tries to take the blame in court and eventually, mother and son are reunited.

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