A homebound woman accidentally kills herself with an overdose of sleeping tablets.
With no reason for her to commit suicide, her innocent nurse falls under suspicion.
However, with the help of a newly qualified lawyer, Nurse Graham is acquitted and free to work again – but is history about to repeat itself?
Main title from The Girl in the News (1940).
The Girl in the News - GB (TCF), 1940, 78 minutes, B&W, Sidney Gilliat (Writer), Roy Vickers (Novel), Carol Reed (Director)