Magdalene -- 1931, California: Magdalene used to be a concert pianist from a modest background; now she's a rich trophy wife who can no longer play. Unable to bare her own betrayal, she takes a dose of poison - then the doorbell rings...
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1930 - California. People flock here in the hope of seeking fame and fortune. This is the place where dreams come true. Behind the stylish art deco shutters of a Pasadena home, Magdalene struggles with her piano. The keys, which once responded so willingly to her touch, are now cold. Magdalene has trapped herself in a lifeless marriage, caged in a sumptuous world in which she is rootless. Through her own choices, she has been pushed to the side of her own life - in abandoning her music, she has lost the better part of herself. Death is her only hope. But a last breath of life knocks on her front door in the unexpected form of a door-to-door salesman. Miron is unaware that in stepping over the threshold, he is playing a part in Magdalene's greatest hour of despair. The night's tune will stir them in a way that will alter the course of their lives.
In her 1930 Pasadena home, Magdalene's piano keys, once responsive are now cold. Lifeless marriage, in a gilded cage makes death attractive, until a salesman offers some retuning.
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