Dark Streets (1929)

55 mins | Melodrama | 11 August 1929

Director:

Frank Lloyd

Producer:

Ned Marin

Cinematographer:

Ernest Haller

Production Company:

First National Pictures, Inc.
Full page view
BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
13 Oct 1929.
---
Variety
9 Oct 1929
p. 34.
DETAILS
Release Date:
11 August 1929
Copyright Claimant:
First National Pictures, Inc.
Copyright Date:
30 August 1929
Copyright Number:
LP730
Physical Properties:
Sound
Vitaphone
Black and White
Sound, also silent
Also si, 8 Sep 1929; 5,514 ft.
Duration(in mins):
55
Length(in feet):
5,416
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

Of twin brothers, Pat and Danny McGlone, one is a policeman, the other, a crook. Both love Katie, daughter of their foster mother, Mrs. Dean. During a raid on a silk warehouse, Pat shoots the driver of the getaway truck as it passes him, and he notices Danny in the truck. When the gang tells Danny that they plan to kill Pat, he finds Pat on his beat, knocks him unconscious, exchanges clothes with him, and accepts the bullets meant for his ... +


Of twin brothers, Pat and Danny McGlone, one is a policeman, the other, a crook. Both love Katie, daughter of their foster mother, Mrs. Dean. During a raid on a silk warehouse, Pat shoots the driver of the getaway truck as it passes him, and he notices Danny in the truck. When the gang tells Danny that they plan to kill Pat, he finds Pat on his beat, knocks him unconscious, exchanges clothes with him, and accepts the bullets meant for his brother. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Crime


Subject

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

TOP SEARCHES

CASABLANCA

During World War II, Casablanca, Morocco is a waiting point for throngs of desperate refugees fleeing Nazi-occupied Europe. Exit visas, which are necessary to leave the country, are at ... >>

CITIZEN KANE

Seventy-year-old newspaper tycoon Charles Foster Kane dies in his palatial Florida home, Xanadu, after uttering the single word “Rosebud.” While watching a newsreel summarizing the years during which Kane ... >>

REAR WINDOW

Laid up with a broken leg during the height of summer, renowned New York magazine photographer L. B. “Jeff” Jeffries enters his last week of home confinement, bored and ... >>

RAGING BULL

In 1941, at a boxing match in Cleveland, Ohio, pandemonium breaks out when Jake La Motta, an up-and-coming young boxer, loses a decision to Jimmy Reeves, suffering his first ... >>

CITY LIGHTS

At an outdoor dedication ceremony, a tramp is discovered sleeping in the arms of a statue as it is being unveiled before a crowd. He is chased into ... >>

The American Film Institute is grateful to Sir Paul Getty KBE and the Sir Paul Getty KBE Estate for their dedication to the art of the moving image and their support for the AFI Catalog of Feature Films and without whose support AFI would not have been able to achieve this historical landmark in this epic scholarly endeavor.