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SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
17 Jul 1930
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New York Times
5 Jul 1930
p. 17
Variety
9 Jul 1930
p. 19
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTORS
PRODUCERS
James K. McGuinness
Assoc prod
PHOTOGRAPHY
L. William O'Connell
Dir of photog
Dir of photog
FILM EDITOR
Al De Gaetano
Film ed
SET DECORATOR
Settings
COSTUMES
SOUND
SOURCES
SONGS
"Good Intentions," words and music by Cliff Friend and Jimmy Monaco; "Good for Nothing But Love," words and music by William Kernell.
DETAILS
Release Date:
18 May 1930
Production Date:

Copyright Info
Claimant
Date
Copyright Number
Fox Film Corp.
26 April 1930
LP1299
Physical Properties:
Sound
Movietone
Black and White
Sound, also silent
Also si; 6,350 ft.
Duration(in mins):
76
Length(in feet):
5,815
Length(in reels):
6
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

Biff Williams, an iron riveter with a weakness for women, falls for the blandishments of glamorous Lynn Crawford, a decoy for racketeers who have an option on property they intend to sell before the option expires. She induces Biff to help sell lots to workingmen at cost, and he involves his pal Danny Madden, who lives with him in Mom Whalen's rooming house. But Biff overtakes the racketeers before their train leaves, returns the money to his fellow workers, and finds romance with Mimi, whom he previously bypassed for the ...

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Biff Williams, an iron riveter with a weakness for women, falls for the blandishments of glamorous Lynn Crawford, a decoy for racketeers who have an option on property they intend to sell before the option expires. She induces Biff to help sell lots to workingmen at cost, and he involves his pal Danny Madden, who lives with him in Mom Whalen's rooming house. But Biff overtakes the racketeers before their train leaves, returns the money to his fellow workers, and finds romance with Mimi, whom he previously bypassed for the blonde.

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GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
with songs


Subject

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

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