Strange Love of Martha Ivers, The (1946)
Starring: Barbara Stanwyck, Kirk Douglas, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott, Judith Anderson
Plot: This Oscar-nominated drama features a marvelous cast in a tale of intrigue involving childhood friends and a mysterious death that happened years before. Martha Ivers (Barbara Stanwyck) is the power behind things in the town of Iverston and is married to Walter O'Neill (Kirk Douglas), the district attorney. When their childhood friend Sam Masterson (Van Heflin) returns to town, it brings up powerful memories about their connection to the death of Martha's rich aunt years before and threatens to expose the truth.