In the movie Montogomery Clift is a poor lad so he moves to a new town to take a job at his rich uncle's factory, and he starts dating Shelley Winters, who also works at the factory. But then he starts hanging out at his rich uncle's mansion where there are upper crust parties, and he meets Liz Taylor and she dazzles him with her society ways. Then Montgomery is promoted and is on his way up at the factory, and he starts dating Liz and hanging out with the swells and the sky is the limit. That is until Shelley Winters throws a curve ball and drama and intrigue ensue. Very very good.