Classic drama starring Laurence Olivier. Carrie (Jennifer Jones) is a poor farm girl who follows her dreams to Chicago in the 1890s, only to find a world of gruelling, low-paid factory work. Determined to improve her lot, she attaches herself to a more successful man, until she meets the suave, elegant - and married - Hurstwood (Olivier). Helping her rob her husband's restaurant business, Hurstwood and Carrie escape to New York. But the consequences of their crime will soon overtake them, shattering their lives forever.