Not Rated | | Drama, History, Romance
Amantha Starr grows up as a privileged southern Belle in the ante-bellum South, but after her father dies broke, her world is destroyed when she discovers her mother was black.
The five thousand dollars that Hamish Bond (Clark Gable) pays to buy Amantha Starr (Yvonne de Carlo) at a slave auction would be worth close to one hundred fifty-two thousand dollars in 2018.
You say you won't touch me. You give me your *word* as a gentleman. Well, what's to stop you from breakin' your word late one night and forcin' yourself on me while I sleep?
Hamish Bond: Only the word of a gentleman.
Amantha Starr: He said he wouldn't. But those are his ...
Amantha Starr: He ...
Torin Thatcher arrives at Clark Gable's house and they sit at a table in the garden. Torin puts his hat on the head of a boy who goes off with it. Some little while later with no return of the boy there's a shot of them still at the table now joined by Sidney Poitier but Torin now has his hat on.