Just Off Broadway (1929)

Drama | 1 May 1929

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SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
10 Feb 1929.
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Motion Picture News
26 Oct 1929
p. 30.
Variety
22 May 1929
p. 24.
DETAILS
Release Date:
1 May 1929
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
6,300
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

"His brother bumped off by a rival racketeer, Keith jumps from school into the night club circles of Broadway in quest of his man. He finds him and also a girl dancer for whom he promptly falls. The racketeer, on the pretense of sending the boy and girl off together to his apartment on a friendly party, rounds up his gunmen to plug the youngster. But the latter is not dumb and the racketeer falls into the clutches of the law when the night club hostess whom he has thrown over spills his activities to the detectives. So the school boy and dancer parade to the altar." ( Motion Picture News, 26 Oct 1929, ... +


"His brother bumped off by a rival racketeer, Keith jumps from school into the night club circles of Broadway in quest of his man. He finds him and also a girl dancer for whom he promptly falls. The racketeer, on the pretense of sending the boy and girl off together to his apartment on a friendly party, rounds up his gunmen to plug the youngster. But the latter is not dumb and the racketeer falls into the clutches of the law when the night club hostess whom he has thrown over spills his activities to the detectives. So the school boy and dancer parade to the altar." ( Motion Picture News, 26 Oct 1929, p30.) +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Crime


Subject

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

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