The Bowery, 1933 by Raoul Walsh (Starring Wallace Beery, George Raft & Jackie Cooper)

In turn-of-the-century New York City, Bowery bar owner Chuck (Wallace Beery) and thrill-seeker Steve (George Raft) enjoy finding new ways to insult, prank and outdo one another, their antics typically revolving around some kind of wager. But when both toughs lay eyes on the lovely but luckless Lucy (Fay Wray), their game of one-upmanship turns … Read more

Hell’s House (1932) [Drama]

“Hell’s House” is a 1932 American drama film directed by Howard Higgin. The screenplay by Paul Gangelin and B. Harrison Orkow, set during the waning days of the Prohibition era, is based on a story by Higgin. When orphaned Jimmy Mason is taken in by his Aunt Emma and Uncle Henry, he meets their boarder … Read more