An impending V.I.P. visit causes bustle in an English village, while the Ellis family struggles with private problems.
This film was not successful at the box office, resulting in a loss to RKO of $232,000 ($3.2M in 2018) according to studio records.
Capt. John Ellis:
I WILL not be bullied in my own house.
Towards the end when Flora Robson is talking Eric Portman into seeing Eleanor Roosevelt's visit to the village, she places her hand on his right shoulder, then her hand is on the top of his arm and then back on his shoulder again.
At the very end, there is a dedication to the womens institutes, in appreciation for the contributions they have made to the war effort through their crafts.