Three on a Match (1932)

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Story of lives of three schoolgirls, Vivian, Mary and Ruth, whose destinies are interwoven. Vivian runs off with gambler Mike Loftus, taking her son with her. She is tracked down by her wealthy husband Henry Kirkwood, who divorces her and gains custody of the child. He falls in love with Mary and marries her, and they hire Ruth as companion for the boy. Having spent all her money and with Vivian now despondently turning to drugs and alcohol, Loftus plots to kidnap and ransom the boy. Vivian is caught up in the kidnap trying to aid her son, and sacrifices herself in order to save him, by writing a message on her clothing and jumping out of a window.

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