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Manhattan Melodrama


My Rating: /10
Rating:  awaiting 3 votes    IMDb

Release:
1934 May, 4
Country:
USA
Runtime:
93 minutes
Genre:
Crime / Drama / Romance
Production Company:

    


Orphans Edward "Blackie" Gallagher and Jim Wade are lifelong friends who take different paths in life. Blackie thrives on gambling and grows up to be a hard-nosed racketeer. Bookworm Wade becomes a D.A. vying for the Governorship. When Blackie's girlfriend Eleanor leaves him and marries the more down to earth Wade, Blackie harbors no resentment. In fact, their friendship is so strong that Blackie murders an attorney threatening to derail Wade's bid to become Governor. The morally straight Wade's last job as D.A. is to convict his friend of the murder, and send him to the electric chair. After he becomes Governor, Wade has the authority to commute Blackie's death sentence-- a decision that pits his high moral ethics against a lifelong friendship. - IMDb

Le due strade Italy
Elektrické kreslo (Czech title) Czechoslovakia
El Enemigo público número 1 Argentina
El Enemigo público número 1 Spain
L'ennemi public n° 1 France
I timi tou gangster (transliterated title) Greece
Istories tis nyktas (reissue title) Greece
Kuolemaantuomittu Finland
Manhattan melodrama (TV title) Finland
En manhattan-melodram Sweden
Manhattani melodráma Hungary
Mord in Manhattan Austria
O Inimigo Público Número Um Portugal
Sendas distintas Mexico
Son Günah (Turkish title) Turkey
Un drame à Manhattan (poster title) France
Vencido Pela Lei Brazil
Wielki gracz Poland
Манхэттенская мелодрама (Russian title) Soviet Union
男の世界(1934) (Japanese title) Japan

Children's Cast:

Mickey Rooney [13] Blackie - as a Boy
Jimmy Butler [13] Jim - as a Boy
Payne B. Johnson [3] Small Boy on Street
Donald Haines [15] Spud - as a Boy
Cullen Johnson [7] Boy


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POLL
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Sci-Fi
- 20
21.74%
Family
- 27
29.35%
Fantasy
- 8
8.7%
Action
- 6
6.52%
Drama
- 15
16.3%
Horror
- 15
16.3%
Comedy
- 1
1.09%
Number of votes: 92

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