Smouldering Fires

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Smouldering Fires ★★ ½ 1925

A tough businesswoman falls in love with an ambitious young employee, who is 15 years her junior. After they marry, problems arise in the form of the wife's attractive younger sister. Surprisingly subtle melodrama, if that's not an oxymoron. 100m/B VHS . Pauline Frederick, Laura La Plante, Tully Marshall, Malcolm McGregor, Wanda (Petit) Hawley, Helen Lynch, George Cooper, Bert Roach; D: Clarence Brown.