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Brotherly Love (1928)

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Oscar, a tough guard at Newberry Prison, gets into an argument with Jerry, a smallish barber. He causes Jerry to be arrested as a fugitive, and gets him sent to Newberry. It's not long ... See full summary »

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Oscar
George K. Arthur ...
Jerry
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Mary
Richard Carlyle ...
Warden Brown
Edward Connelly ...
Coggswell
Marcia Harris ...
Mrs. Coggswell
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Oscar, a tough guard at Newberry Prison, gets into an argument with Jerry, a smallish barber. He causes Jerry to be arrested as a fugitive, and gets him sent to Newberry. It's not long before both men fall in love with Mary, the daughter of the warden. Oscar gets Jerry put on the prison football team, where he is the smallest guy there, figuring that he will look like a fool in front of Mary and then she will pick Oscar. However, things don't turn out quite the way Oscar planned. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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23 December 1928 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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