The Purchase Price
The Purchase Price ★★ 1932
After a less than amorous beginning, farmer Brent and mail order bride Stanwyck fall into love and financial despair in this drama bordering on comedy. Good neighbor Landau is willing to help the poor agriculturalist out in exchange for Stanwyck. Tragedy strikes again when Stanwyck's bootlegger exboyfriend shows up and further disasters continue to test the couple's commitment. Based on the story “The Mud Lark” by Arthur Stringer. 70m/B VHS . Barbara Stanwyck, George Brent, Lyle Talbot, Hardie Albright, David Landau; D: William A. Wellman; W: Robert Lord.