Good Intentions (1930)

70 mins | Melodrama | 29 June 1930

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
27 Jul 1930.
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New York Times
26 Jul 1930
p. 16.
Variety
30 Jul 1930
p. 17.
DETAILS
Release Date:
29 June 1930
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
19 May 1930
Copyright Number:
LP1349
Physical Properties:
Sound
Movietone
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
70
Length(in feet):
6,340
Length(in reels):
8
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

David Cresson, the leader of a gang of thieves, passes himself off in society circles as a gentleman and cultivates the romantic inclinations of Helen Rankin, who knows nothing of his criminal activities. When his lieutenant, "Flash" Norton, doublecrosses him and robs the girl of a necklace he has given her, Richard Holt, whom Helen actually loves, is held hostage. Realizing that Helen loves him, David sacrifices his own life to clear ... +


David Cresson, the leader of a gang of thieves, passes himself off in society circles as a gentleman and cultivates the romantic inclinations of Helen Rankin, who knows nothing of his criminal activities. When his lieutenant, "Flash" Norton, doublecrosses him and robs the girl of a necklace he has given her, Richard Holt, whom Helen actually loves, is held hostage. Realizing that Helen loves him, David sacrifices his own life to clear Holt. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Society


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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