In 1831, Irishman Charles Adare travels to Australia to start a new life with the help of his cousin who has just been appointed governor. When he arrives he meets powerful landowner and ex-convict Sam Flusky, who wants to do a business deal with him. Whilst attending a dinner party at Flusky’s house, Charles meets Flusky’s wife Henrietta who he had known as a child back in Ireland. Henrietta is an alcoholic and seems to be on the verge of madness.
Casts: Bill Shine, Cecil Parker, Denis O'Dea, Harcourt Williams, Ingrid Bergman, Jack Watling, John Ruddock, Joseph Cotten, Margaret Leighton, Michael Wilding, Victor Lucas