|Montgomery Clift||George Eastman|
|Elizabeth Taylor||Angela Vickers|
|Shelley Winters||Alice Tripp|
|Keefe Brasselle||Earl Eastman|
|Raymond Burr||Frank Marlowe|
|Anne Revere||Hannah Eastman|
|Kathryn Givney||Louise Eastman|
In this classic version of Theodore Dreiser's novel ''An American Tragedy,'' George Eastman, the nephew of a wealthy industrialist, is excluded from high society and given a blue-collar job at his uncle's factory. While ascending the ranks of the company, George becomes romantically involved with co-worker Alice Tripp . However, when he is introduced to socialite Angela Vickers, he quickly falls for her, leading to a tragic love triangle.