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Leo Gorcey

  • Jun 03, 1917 - Jun 02, 1969 (age 51)
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1970
The Phynx
MovieMay 6, 1970

The Phynx

An athlete, a campus militant, a black model, and an …
An athlete, a campus militant, a black model, and an American Indian are picked by a computer (shaped like a woman) to form a rock group called the Phynx and go on tour in Albania where American show biz people have been kidnapped by Communists. Some of the stars that the phony band rescues: Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan (the most famous movie Tarzan and Jane), Leo Gorcey and Huntz Hall (the Bowery Boys), Ed Sullivan, James Brown, Colonel Sanders, Guy Lombardo, Andy Devine, Ruby Keeler, Edgar Bergen, Butterfly McQueen, Jay Silverheels (Tonto), Rudy Vallee, Xavier Cugat, Trini Lopez, Dick Clark, Richard Pryor, Harold "Oddjob" Sakata, George Jessel, and Rhona Barrett. Warner Bros. Studios thought it was so bad that they decided at the last minute not to release it!
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1969
Leo Gorcey
PersonalJune 1969

Leo Gorcey

Leo Gorcey passed away.
1968
Mary Gannon
Marriage1968

Mary Gannon

Married Mary Gannon.
1965
Second Fiddle to a Steel Guitar
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MovieSep 15, 1965

Second Fiddle to a Steel Guitar

This country music jamboree …
This country music jamboree is noteworthy for being the last time that Leo Gorcey and Huntz Hall appeared in a movie together.
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1963
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
MovieNov 7, 1963

It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World

The story begins during a …
The story begins during a massive traffic jam, caused by reckless driver Smiler Grogan, who, before kicking the bucket, cryptically tells the assembled drivers that he's buried a fortune in stolen loot, under the Big W. All of the motorists set out to find the fortune.
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1958
Brandy Jo
Child1958

Brandy Jo

Brandy Jo born.
1956
Crashing Las Vegas
MovieApr 22, 1956

Crashing Las Vegas

Crashing Las Vegas is a 1956 film starring the comedy team …
Crashing Las Vegas is a 1956 film starring the comedy team The Bowery Boys. The film was released on April 22, 1956 by Allied Artists and is the 41st film in the series. It was the last of the series to star Leo Gorcey.
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Brandy Gorcey
Marriage1956

Brandy Gorcey

Married Brandy Gorcey.
1955
Dig That Uranium
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MovieDec 25, 1955

Dig That Uranium

The boys buy a uranium mine out west, but when they get …
The boys buy a uranium mine out west, but when they get there they find that it's pretty much worthless. However, the local badmen are distrustful of these new strangers, and when they mistakenly get the impression that the mine is loaded with uranium, they hatch a scheme to get rid of the boys and take over the mine.
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High Society
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MovieApr 17, 1955

High Society

Sach is informed that he is the heir to the fortune of a high …
Sach is informed that he is the heir to the fortune of a high society mogul. When he arrives for the reading of the will, he discovers that the real heir is a young boy, and that Sach's ...
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Bowery to Bagdad
MovieJan 2, 1955

Bowery to Bagdad

Bowery to Bagdad is a 1955 comedy film starring The …
Bowery to Bagdad is a 1955 comedy film starring The Bowery Boys. The film was released on January 2, 1955 by Allied Artists and is the thirty-sixth film in the series.
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1954
Jungle Gents
MovieSep 5, 1954

Jungle Gents

Jungle Gents is a 1954 comedy film starring The Bowery Boys. …
Jungle Gents is a 1954 comedy film starring The Bowery Boys. The film was released on September 5, 1954 by Allied Artists and is the thirty-fifth film in the series and the film debut of Clint Walker in an uncredited appearance at the end of the film.
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The Bowery Boys Meet the Monsters
MovieJun 6, 1954

The Bowery Boys Meet the Monsters

Slip, Sach and the rest of the …
Slip, Sach and the rest of the Bowery Boys enter a haunted house, where they engage in slapstick with the Gravesend Family which has one Creepy Butler, 2 Mad Scientists a crazy old woman with a Man eating Plant a Savage Gorilla, an 8 foot tall Robot and a Vampiress.
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1953
Clipped Wings
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MovieAug 14, 1953

Clipped Wings

Slip and Sach to go the local Air Force base to find out why …
Slip and Sach to go the local Air Force base to find out why their friend, an Air Force enlisted man, is in the stockade and charged with treason. Mistaking a recruiting office for a visitors office, they inadvertently enlist in the Air Force. They soon learn that not only is their friend not a traitor, but he is being used as bait to expose a spy ring. The boys decide to do a little exposing of their own, and wind up almost gumming up the works.
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Loose in London
MovieMay 24, 1953

Loose in London

Word comes to the Bowery that titled, great, great grand …
Word comes to the Bowery that titled, great, great grand-uncle of Horace Debussy Jones, better known as Sach, is near death and has provided transportation to summon relatives from around the world. Sach and the Bowery Boys, Slip Mahoney, Butch Williams, Chuck Anderson and Soda Shoppe owner Louie Dumbrowsky, trade Sach's pre-paid first class ticket for lesser (much lesser) accommodations and embark for ye olde London towne. There, they find the old man, the Earl of Walsingham already surrounded by sinister Sir Edgar Whipsnade; Reggie, the obligatory Fop; the spinster Aunt Agatha; the young and seductive Lady Marcia; moronic Cousin Herbert, and Hoskins, the Butler. They, of course,are assembled in a plot to slowly poison the old Earl and to get rid of Sach and his pals.
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1952
No Holds Barred
MovieNov 23, 1952

No Holds Barred

Sach acquires super strenth through a magic spell, which …
Sach acquires super strenth through a magic spell, which the boys attempt to cash in on by turning him into a professional wrestler.
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Hold That Line
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MovieMar 23, 1952

Hold That Line

In a precursor to Trading Places (1983), the Bowery Boys are …
In a precursor to Trading Places (1983), the Bowery Boys are enrolled in a fancy college by a pair of rich snobs who think they can turn the Boys into classy guys. Sach becomes a football star, and is kidnapped by gangsters to keep him out of the big game.
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1951
Ghost Chasers
MovieApr 29, 1951

Ghost Chasers

Ghost Chasers is a 1951 comedy film starring The Bowery …
Ghost Chasers is a 1951 comedy film starring The Bowery Boys. The film was released on April 29, 1951 by Monogram Pictures and is the twenty-second film in the series.
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Jan Gorcey
Child1951

Jan Gorcey

Jan Gorcey born.
1950
Blues Busters
MovieOct 29, 1950

Blues Busters

After undergoing a throat operation, Sach discovers that he now …
After undergoing a throat operation, Sach discovers that he now possesses a beautiful singing voice. Slip and the gang try to figure out ways to make money off of it.
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1949
Master Minds
MovieNov 20, 1949

Master Minds

When Sach eats too much sugar, he goes into a trance …
When Sach eats too much sugar, he goes into a trance whereby he's able to predict the future. Slip tries to make some money off of Sach by using him as a fortune teller in a carnival, until a mad scientist kidnaps Sach to use him in an intelligence-switching experiment with a monster.
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Angels in Disguise
MovieSep 9, 1949

Angels in Disguise

Angels in Disguise is a 1949 comedy film starring The …
Angels in Disguise is a 1949 comedy film starring The Bowery Boys. The film was released on September 11, 1949 by Monogram Pictures and is the fifteenth film in the series.
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Leo Gorcey Jr.
ChildSeptember 1949

Leo Gorcey Jr.

Leo Gorcey Jr. was born on September 1, 1949 in Los …
Leo Gorcey Jr. was born on September 1, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for One Dark Night (1982), Waitress! (1981) and Bowery Rhapsody: The Rise and Redemption of Hollywood's Original 'Brat Pack'.
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Amelita Ward
MarriageFebruary 1949

Amelita Ward

Amelita Ward (1923–1987) was an American film actress. She …
Amelita Ward (1923–1987) was an American film actress. She played supporting roles in over twenty films between 1943 and 1949, generally in B Pictures such as Gangway for Tomorrow and The Falcon in Danger (1943). She was sometimes credited as Lita Ward.
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1948
Angels' Alley
MovieMar 7, 1948

Angels' Alley

Slip invites his cousin Jimmy to stay with his family after he is …
Slip invites his cousin Jimmy to stay with his family after he is released from prison. However, Jimmy soon gets mixed up with an auto-theft ring. While trying to help Jimmy get out of the gang, Slip is implicated in a warehouse break-in that was actually committed by Jimmy and the auto theft ring.
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Amelita Ward
Relationship1948

Amelita Ward

Amelita Ward (1923–1987) was an American film actress. She …
Amelita Ward (1923–1987) was an American film actress. She played supporting roles in over twenty films between 1943 and 1949, generally in B Pictures such as Gangway for Tomorrow and The Falcon in Danger (1943). She was sometimes credited as Lita Ward.
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1947
Bowery Buckaroos
MovieOct 8, 1947

Bowery Buckaroos

The Bowery Boys head west to clear Louie of an old murder …
The Bowery Boys head west to clear Louie of an old murder charge that he had killed his gold-mine partner. Sach has the map to the gold mine painted on his back, and Blackjack McCoy has him kidnapped by Indian Joe. Gabe poses as a dangerous gunman, the Klondike Kid, while Slip is in charge of all the remaining loose ends.
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1946
Spook Busters
MovieAug 24, 1946

Spook Busters

The Bowery Boys--Slip, Sach, Bobby, Whitey & Chuck- …
The Bowery Boys--Slip, Sach, Bobby, Whitey & Chuck--start their own exterminating service, and get a job which takes them to a spooky old abandoned mansion in the middle of the night. Meeting up with pal Gabe and his new French bride, the boys are tormented by mad scientists who try to convince them the place is haunted and then kidnap Sach in order to place his brain inside a gorilla.
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Bowery Bombshell
MovieJul 20, 1946

Bowery Bombshell

Slip (Leo Gorcey), Sach (Huntz Hall), Bobby (Bobby Jordan), …
Slip (Leo Gorcey), Sach (Huntz Hall), Bobby (Bobby Jordan), Whitey (William Benedict) and Chuck (David Gorcey) unsuccessfully try to sell a dilapidated car to a street cleaner for a fabulous amount, so they can get enough money to save Louie's (Bernard Gorcey) Malt Shop. Sidewalk photographer Cathy Smith (Teala Loring) snaps a pictures of three bank robbers as they are fleeing a robbery but when the Bowery Boys and Cathy realize that Sach is also in the photograph, they break into the photo lab to destroy the negative, which might make the police think Sach was involved in the robbery.
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Live Wires
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MovieJan 12, 1946

Live Wires

Slip gets fired from his job at a construction company for …
Slip gets fired from his job at a construction company for decking his boss. His sister, who got him a job at the company, is angry with him. Slip manages to get a job with the District Attorney serving warrants, as does Sach. Through his job, Slip finds out that all is not quite kosher at his old construction company, and that his sister may be in danger.
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1945
Evalene Bankston
MarriageOctober 1945

Evalene Bankston

Evalene Bankston is an actress, known for Grand Central …
Evalene Bankston is an actress, known for Grand Central Murder (1942) and Having Wonderful Crime (1945). She was previously married to Leo Gorcey.
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Come Out Fighting
MovieSep 29, 1945

Come Out Fighting

Come Out Fighting is a 1945 American film directed by …
Come Out Fighting is a 1945 American film directed by William Beaudine. It was the last in the Monogram Pictures series of "East Side Kids" films before the series was reinvented as "The Bowery Boys." Film critic Leonard Maltin described the film as "grating," giving it one and a half out of four stars.
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Docks of New York
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MovieFeb 24, 1945

Docks of New York

Glimpy finds a necklace next to a dead body in an alley. His …
Glimpy finds a necklace next to a dead body in an alley. His discovery leads to the gang getting mixed up in murder, intrigue involving a European royal family, and a killer who is after the necklace that Muggs has and will stop at nothing to get it.
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1944
Bowery Champs
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MovieNov 25, 1944

Bowery Champs

Copy boys Muggs and Glimpy investigate a murder. They …
Copy boys Muggs and Glimpy investigate a murder. They locate the ex-wife of the murdered man and become convinced she is innocent. They hide her from the police while they investigate.
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Follow the Leader
MovieJun 3, 1944

Follow the Leader

Muggs and Glimpy, two East Side Kids in the army, return to …
Muggs and Glimpy, two East Side Kids in the army, return to their neighborhood, supposedly on furlough; actually, Muggs has been honorably discharged with a physical defect, but he tells no one of this. Danny, another East Side kid, is in jail because a large amount of medical supplies have been stolen from the warehouse where he works. Muggs see Spider, a new member of the gang, flashing a large amount of money around, and Muggs shrewdly turns toughie, boasting that he has a dishonorable discharge because of thievery. This leads Spider to confide in Muggs that he is the one who has been aiding in the theft of supplies from the warehouse, and he gets paid for the loot by Larry, operator of a nightclub where Muggs' sister, Milly, is an entertainer. Fingers, a henchman for Larry, kills Spider when he learns that Muggs has been let in on the operation. The police then suspect Muggs of killing Spider.
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1943
Clancy Street Boys
MovieApr 21, 1943

Clancy Street Boys

Muggs' rich Uncle Pete is coming to visit. Unfortunately, …
Muggs' rich Uncle Pete is coming to visit. Unfortunately, Muggs' late father had bragged that he had seven kids, so Muggs recruits the members of the gang to pose as his family--including Glimpy as his sister, "Annabelle." Things turn sour, however, when a local mobster finds out about Muggs' deception and threatens to expose it.
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Kid Dynamite
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MovieFeb 5, 1943

Kid Dynamite

EastSide boxing champion (Leo Gorcey) has been …
EastSide boxing champion (Leo Gorcey) has been challenged to fight the West Side champ but is kidnapped before the match. Leo's friend (Bobby Jordan) takes his place and wins the fight only to have Leo think that Bobby was responsible for his kidnapping.
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1942
'Neath Brooklyn Bridge
MovieNov 20, 1942

'Neath Brooklyn Bridge

The East Side Kids find a …
The East Side Kids find a young girl in the apartment of a man who has just been murdered. Believing her to be innocent, they hide her in their clubhouse while they try to find the real ...
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Maisie Gets Her Man
MovieJun 1, 1942

Maisie Gets Her Man

Parting company with her on-stage partner Professor Orco partly …
Parting company with her on-stage partner Professor Orco partly due to the job being potentially hazardous to her health, streetwise but kind-hearted vaudeville performer Maisie Ravier, in ...
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Sunday Punch
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MovieMay 8, 1942

Sunday Punch

The routine of a group of fledgling boxers all living in Ma …
The routine of a group of fledgling boxers all living in Ma Galestrum's boarding house is interrupted when Ma allows her roving niece, beautiful Judy Galestrum, to move in. Especially interested is ex-college boy Ken Burke who is trying to quickly make it to the top, and young brawny Swedish janitor Olaf Jensen who believes Judy will fall for him if he becomes a champion boxer. The rivalry between the two friends leads them to an inevitable meeting in the ring.
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Mr. Wise Guy
MovieFeb 20, 1942

Mr. Wise Guy

Mr. Wise Guy (the eighth in the East Side Kids series) finds …
Mr. Wise Guy (the eighth in the East Side Kids series) finds the gang sent to the Wilton Reform School after they are unjustly convicted of stealing a truck. Bill Collins (Douglas Fowley), ...
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Born to Sing
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MovieFeb 18, 1942

Born to Sing

Show promoter Cartwright has stolen the songs that Frank …
Show promoter Cartwright has stolen the songs that Frank wrote while he was in the big house. The boys go to Cartwright to get Frank credit for his work, and Cartwright has them arrested for extortion, of which they are innocent. Luckily, they are in the same paddy wagon as Pete and when his gang springs Pete, the boys are sprung. The only way that they can prove now that the songs are Frank's is to put on a show before Cartwright show 'Melody for You' opens. The boys and Patsy find a theater, paint the scenery and put all the kids in the neighborhood to work on the show. Pete Detroit makes sure that Cartwright's show does not open on the same night and that his cabs bring in an audience.
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1941
Spooks Run Wild
MovieOct 24, 1941

Spooks Run Wild

The boys are sent to a mountain camp. Stranded in a small …
The boys are sent to a mountain camp. Stranded in a small rural town, they hear about a "monster killer" roaming the countryside. At night, they sneak out. Peewee is shot by a grave-digger,...
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Bowery Blitzkrieg
MovieAug 1, 1941

Bowery Blitzkrieg

East Side Kids: Fighters Danny Breslin and Muggs McGinnis, …
East Side Kids: Fighters Danny Breslin and Muggs McGinnis, once boyhood chums, have drifted apart. Policeman Tom Brady - because his own former friend fell into a life of crime and got the electric chair - takes rough and tumble Muggs under his wing to turn the lad's life around, but Danny, brother of Mary Breslin (whom Tom plans to marry), is also at risk. Everyone believes studious Danny is on his way to being president someday, but while Tom's focus goes toward putting Muggs on the straight and narrow, ambitious petty criminal Monk Martin's been working slyly on steering Danny into a life of crime. Adding a little complication, racketeers get involved, trying to set up a fixed fight with Muggs.
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Out of the Fog
MovieJun 14, 1941

Out of the Fog

In Brooklyn, fishing is the hobby of the workers Jonah Goodwin …
In Brooklyn, fishing is the hobby of the workers Jonah Goodwin and Olaf Johnson and they use to fish every night in their old boat. Jonah's daughter is the twenty-one year-old telephone operator Stella Goodwin, who is an ambitious young woman that dreams on leaving her neighborhood. She is the sweetheart of the worker George Watkins, a simple man that dreams on marrying her. When the smalltime gangster Harold Goff arrives in Brooklyn, he extorts money from Jonah and Olaf to "protect" their boat from fire and dates Stella. Jonah tries to convince his daughter that Goff is a racketeer that takes money out of poor ordinary people but she does not care to her father since she sees Goff as her chance to have a comfortable life and visit new places. When she discloses to Goff that her father has savings, Goff demands the money to Jonah. Now the old man is convinced that the only chance to get rid off Goff is to fight back.
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1940
Pride of the Bowery
MovieDec 15, 1940

Pride of the Bowery

Danny, managing boxer Muggs, books him into a Civilian …
Danny, managing boxer Muggs, books him into a Civilian Conservation Corps camp for training. Muggs' arrogant manner soon alienates him from the other boys who downright ostracize him with a camp-wide silent treatment after Muggs' public display of bad sportsmanship in a camp boxing match. One of the few boys still willing to talk to him is Willie, a cowardly and manipulative sort, who privately admits he stole $100 from the Captain's safe to send to his aunt and begs Muggs for help. In Muggs world you aid a friend in trouble, so he enters a city boxing tournament to earn replacement money for Willie. Willie, however, allows Muggs to get caught trying to replace the money. Muggs stoically takes the rap for stealing, but Danny, a true and observant friend, knows something's up and clears Muggs by capturing and beating a confession out of Willie. The Captain leaves Muggs with the lesson that ratting out a friend is sometimes the right thing to do.
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Gallant Sons
MovieNov 15, 1940

Gallant Sons

Gallant Sons is a 1940 American mystery film directed by …
Gallant Sons is a 1940 American mystery film directed by George B. Seitz and written by William R. Lipman and Marion Parsonnet. The film stars Jackie Cooper, Bonita Granville, Gail Patrick, Gene Reynolds, June Preisser, Ian Hunter, Leo Gorcey, William Tracy and El Brendel. The film was released on November 15, 1940, by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
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That Gang of Mine
MovieSep 23, 1940

That Gang of Mine

A street kid has dreams of becoming a jockey. He gets …
A street kid has dreams of becoming a jockey. He gets his chance when he and his gang discover a poor old man who has a championship race horse. The man agrees to let the boy ride his horse...
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Boys of the City
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MovieJul 15, 1940

Boys of the City

It's been two weeks of unrelenting New York City summer heat. …
It's been two weeks of unrelenting New York City summer heat. Sooner or later the boys are apt to get into mischief, so Knuckles takes the load of 'em to Algy's father's camp in the mountains. The trip gets sidetracked when they cross paths with Judge Parker' party on the road. The Judge, hiding from the mob, is desperately heading to his mountain manor when he runs the boys' vehicle off the road, nearly disabling it right before his own car conks out. With only the boys' car barely able to travel, they all wind up at the judge's manor where ghostly sightings, spooky organ music, death threats and a creepy housekeeper await them. Judge Parker is the very judge who once nearly put Knuckles on death row for murder. When the judge turns up dead, Knuckles is in trouble again, with little brother Danny and the gang ready to help him out.
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1939
Invisible Stripes
MovieDec 30, 1939

Invisible Stripes

Cliff Taylor and his pal Chuck Martin are released together …
Cliff Taylor and his pal Chuck Martin are released together from Sing Sing. Cliff wants to regenerate and have a straight life while Chuck has no intention of changing his lifestyle. Cliff wants to support his mother Mrs. Taylor and his younger son Tim Taylor that can not afford to get married with his girlfriend Peggy. However he is discriminated by the society and has difficulties to get a job. When he sees Tim thinking to switch to a life if crime, Cliff seeks out Chuck and decides to join his gang to heist banks and make money to buy a garage for Tim. What will happen to the Taylor brothers?
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The Angels Wash Their Faces
MovieAug 26, 1939

The Angels Wash Their Faces

A young man just released …
A young man just released from a reformatory moves to a new neighborhood with his sister, intending to start a new life. However, he gets mixed up with the local mob boss and corrupt ...
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Kay Marvis
MarriageMay 1939

Kay Marvis

Kay Marvis was born on August 29, 1923 in New Jersey, USA as …
Kay Marvis was born on August 29, 1923 in New Jersey, USA as Catherine Dittig. She was an actress, known for Copacabana (1947), Kid Dynamite (1943) and Block Busters (1944). She was married to Groucho Marx and Leo Gorcey. She died on April 9, 2000 in Mendocino County, California, USA.
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They Made Me a Criminal
MovieJan 21, 1939

They Made Me a Criminal

Johnnie is a boxer. The …
Johnnie is a boxer. The same evening he won the world championship, he is charged for the murder of a reporter and is taken for dead. Running away from New York, he ends up in a ranch in Arizona, run by an old lady as a work farm for delinquent teenagers. He falls in love with Peggy and became the teenagers' hero. But there is that New York Detective, Phelan, that does not believe he is dead and is chasing him... An unlikely scenario, but not a so bad film.
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1938
Angels with Dirty Faces
MovieNov 26, 1938

Angels with Dirty Faces

In New York, the boys Rocky …
In New York, the boys Rocky Sullivan and Jerry Connelly are best friends and small time thieves. After a robbery, Rocky is arrested and sent to a reformatory school, where he begins his criminal career. Jerry escapes and later becomes a priest. After three years in prison, Rocky is released and charges his former partner, the lawyer James Frazier, his US$ 100,000.00 and his share in the society, and is betrayed. Meanwhile, he becomes the idol of the street kids in the neighborhood. Although following opposite paths in life, Rocky and Jerry are still friends. When Jerry decides to fight against the corruption, Rocky is put against the wall between his friendship with the priest, and his society in dirty businesses with his criminal partners.
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Crime School
MovieMay 10, 1938

Crime School

Frankie Warren is the hard-nosed leader of an inner-city gang …
Frankie Warren is the hard-nosed leader of an inner-city gang of teenage toughs that play hooky while engaging in shoplifting and petty theft. Frankie's sister Sue unsuccessfully struggles to right her kid brother but becomes embittered when the gang almost kills their pawnbroker fence after he cheats them and attacks Frankie. They are sentenced to two years in a "reform school," actually a repressive Dickensian prison run by corrupt, cruel officials who embezzle the funds designated to help rehabilitate their charges. Fortunately for the boys, crusading reformer Mark Braden has been appointed to reform the dysfunctional institution, but Frankie and his friends are suspicious of his motives.
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The Beloved Brat
MovieApr 30, 1938

The Beloved Brat

Roberta Morgan is being raised in a wealthy-home where her …
Roberta Morgan is being raised in a wealthy-home where her mother is occupied with her society-club activities and her father is immersed in his business activities. She also feels that the hired help and her governess are against her, and, in her mind, only her father's confidential secretary-assistant seems to understand her needs and problems. Her incorrigibility leads to her being placed in a boarding school for problem girls. There, the secretary and the head of the school work a plan to win her over by giving her responsibilities for helping the younger girls in the school.
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Kay Marvis
Relationship1938

Kay Marvis

Kay Marvis was born on August 29, 1923 in New Jersey, USA as …
Kay Marvis was born on August 29, 1923 in New Jersey, USA as Catherine Dittig. She was an actress, known for Copacabana (1947), Kid Dynamite (1943) and Block Busters (1944). She was married to Groucho Marx and Leo Gorcey. She died on April 9, 2000 in Mendocino County, California, USA.
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1937
Mannequin
MovieDec 14, 1937

Mannequin

Rags-to-riches Hennessey meets newlyweds Jessie and Eddie …
Rags-to-riches Hennessey meets newlyweds Jessie and Eddie from his old neighborhood. Eddie plots to have Jessie divorce him, marry Hennessey, divorce Hennessey, then bring Hennessey's money...
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Dead End
MovieAug 24, 1937

Dead End

The Dead End Kids are introduced in their intricate East Side …
The Dead End Kids are introduced in their intricate East Side slum, overlooked by the apartments of the rich. Their antics, some funny, some vicious, alternate with subplots: unemployed architect Dave is torn between Drina, sweet but equally poor, and Kay, a rich man's mistress; gangster Baby Face Martin returns to his old neighborhood and finds that nobody is glad to see him. Then violent crime, both juvenile and adult, impacts the neighborhood and its people.
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1917
Leo Gorcey
BirthJune 1917

Leo Gorcey

Leo Gorcey was born.
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