Around the Corner (1930)

Comedy-drama | 25 April 1930

Director:

Bert Glennon

Writer:

Jo Swerling

Producer:

Harry Cohn

Cinematographer:

Joe Walker

Editor:

Gene Milford

Production Designer:

Harrison Wiley

Production Company:

Columbia Pictures Corp.
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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
4 May 1930.
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CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
PRODUCTION TEXT
Columbia Pictures Corp.
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
Asst dir
Dial dir
PRODUCER
Prod
WRITER
Story, cont and dial
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
ART DIRECTOR
Art dir
FILM EDITOR
Film ed
SOUND
Sd eng
Sd mixing eng
DETAILS
Release Date:
25 April 1930
Copyright Claimant:
Columbia Pictures Corp.
Copyright Date:
17 May 1930
Copyright Number:
LP1309
Physical Properties:
Sound
Movietone
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,419
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

O'Grady, an Irish policeman, and Kaplan, a Jewish pawnbroker, bring up a child found on their doorstep. Eighteen years later, Rosie is in love with prizefighter Terry Callahan, although her guardians prefer Moe Levine as a prospective match. A dispute is settled when Rosie declares that the rivals may both escort her to a dress ball; there she meets Tommy Sinclair, a young socialite. O'Grady and Kaplan, resenting Tommy's affections for the girl, pay Sinclair, Sr., a visit, and as a result Tommy chooses to leave home rather than give up Rosie. He arranges a match between himself and Terry, and, to everyone's surprise, he wins the fight. When Rosie's guardians see that she has won $25,000 for them, they welcome Tommy as their ... +


O'Grady, an Irish policeman, and Kaplan, a Jewish pawnbroker, bring up a child found on their doorstep. Eighteen years later, Rosie is in love with prizefighter Terry Callahan, although her guardians prefer Moe Levine as a prospective match. A dispute is settled when Rosie declares that the rivals may both escort her to a dress ball; there she meets Tommy Sinclair, a young socialite. O'Grady and Kaplan, resenting Tommy's affections for the girl, pay Sinclair, Sr., a visit, and as a result Tommy chooses to leave home rather than give up Rosie. He arranges a match between himself and Terry, and, to everyone's surprise, he wins the fight. When Rosie's guardians see that she has won $25,000 for them, they welcome Tommy as their son-in-law. +

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AFI Life Achievement Award

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