Whistle Stop (1946)
Classic melodrama follows sultry beauty Mary (Ava Gardner) as she returns to her small town after years spent in Chicago. Her reappearance in the close-knit community stirs up animosity amongst two of her old boyfriends--one a gambler, the other a nightclub owner. Their shared desire for Mary quickly results in deception, betrayal, and tragedy. George Raft, Victor McLaglen co-star. 84 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.