Approved | | Drama, Romance
Three wealthy orphans attempt to defend their ownership of their family's property, but financial and romantic problems set in.
The lead role was originally offered to Bette Davis, who sent a memo to Jack L. Warner, saying, "I do wish you'd give 'The Gay Sisters' to someone else." At the time freelance actress Mary Astor was considered for the Geraldine Fitzgerald role but ultimately assigned to The Maltese Falcon (1941) instead.
Fiona, I love you.
Fiona Gaylord: I hate you.
Charles Barclay: Wouldn't have me if I was the last man on earth, would you?
Fiona Gaylord: No.
Charles Barclay: Good, we can go somewhere from there. I was afraid you might have grown indifferent to me.