Honeymoon in Bali is a gripping romantic drama that centers around Bill Burnett (Fred MacMurray) and Gail Allen (Madeleine Carrol). Bill is a businessman in Bali who visits New York City for a vacation. He meets and falls in love with succesful businesswoman Gail Allen and doesn't want to return home to Bali. They go on many dates in the city and it seems as though Gail is falling for Bill as well. But, a twist occurs when Bill asks Gail to marry him and move to Bali with him, and she declines his offer. He returns to his country depressed and without the love of his life. Gail's two friends try to talk some sense into her, but she realizes that she should have said yes to Bill, and that she does truly love him. Bill shows up in New York City once again, determined to win her love and her hand in marriage.