Mrs Parkington is a drama film and was made in 1944, based on Mrs Parkington the novel by Louis Bromfield. It also starred Walter Pidgeon and Greer Garson and was directed by Tay Garnett.
Susie Parkington, (Greer Garson), in her 80’s remembers her marriage some six decades earlier after which came the revelations that her husband, Augustus, (Walter Pidgeon), was still involved in a romantic way with the French Baroness Aspasia Conti, (Agnes Moorhead).
Susie Parkington reminisces over the untimely passing of her mother and sadly one of her own children. Both events having a massive impact on her life. Her son constantly needing financial help leads Susie to ponder on her fortune fading away.