|Jean Gabin||Pierre Arrignon|
|Isa Miranda||Marta Manfredini|
After murdering his mistress and being hunted by the authorities in France, Pierre stows away aboard a ship bound for Genoa, Italy. Though he's immediately robbed after arriving, things look up for Pierre when he meets Cecchina, a kind-hearted young girl who introduces him to her mother, Marta . Pierre and Marta fall in love, but the French police are closing in on him and the new couple may not have much time left.