When gangster Jimmy Donovan is made guardian of Midge, the 7-year-old brother of his friend Big Ben Murray, he decides to reform and rear Midge properly. The court takes custody of Midge, ... See full summary »

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Jimmy Donovan
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Kitty Costello
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Cokey Joe Miller
Joe King ...
Big Ben Murray
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Midge Murray
Charles Henderson ...
'Father Dan' Marron
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Mike Navarro
Neill Kelley ...
Monk Manelli
William Black ...
Loman Duryea (Probation Officer)
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Spike Doyle
Milton Herman ...
Izzy
Florence Ashbrooke ...
Mrs. Sheean
Yvonne Hughes ...
Navarro's Girl
Charles Hammond ...
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When gangster Jimmy Donovan is made guardian of Midge, the 7-year-old brother of his friend Big Ben Murray, he decides to reform and rear Midge properly. The court takes custody of Midge, but Donovan proves himself by recovering a payroll stolen by some of his ex-colleagues, thereby winning Midge and Kitty, his girl. Written by Pamela Short

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Crime | Drama

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23 December 1923 (USA)  »

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Como un hermano  »

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According to director Allan Dwan, many of the supporting and background roles were taken by real rough-and-tumble gangsters. A large party sequence was filmed where two rival gangs were hired simultaneously but sworn to keep the peace, which they did until Dwan gave them the signal. See more »

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Version of Young Donovan's Kid (1931) See more »

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