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Back Pay

Directed by William A. Seiter
1930    56m    TV-G
Hester is bored with Gerald who loves her - bored with the Finley Department store - and bored with Demopolis. She leaves town with a traveling salesman named Bloom and the clothes on her back. They go to New York where she moves up to mistress of Mr. Wheeler and is well cared for. When the gang decides to vacation at Lake Placid, Hester is dropped off at Demopolis to see how the old town looks after four years. She sees Gerald and he thinks she is a successful career woman and he still wants to marry her. But it will never happen so Gerald joins the Army to fight in the Great War.
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Cast of Back Pay
  • Corinne GriffithKitty (as Vivian Oakland)
  • Grant WithersGerald
  • Montagu LoveCharles Wheeler
  • Hallam CooleyAl Bloom
  • Vivien OaklandKitty (as Vivian Oakland)
  • Geneva MitchellBabe
  • William BaileyEd
  • Louise BeaversNellie - Hester's Maid
  • Louise CarverMasseuse
  • John ElliottHot Springs Hotel Baggage Clerk
  • Dee LorettaAunt Aggie Simms
  • James A. MarcusJudge
  • Broderick O'FarrellDoctor
  • Virginia SaleMiss Flanagan - Wheeler's Secretary

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