Young New York cop Dan falls in love with waterfront waitress Helen. Helen's sister Kate falls for gangster Duke. Dan must do in Duke.

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Marion Burns ...
Kate Riley
George Walsh ...
Duke Castenega
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Pop Riley
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Baby Face Castenega
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Bert Hanlon ...
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Adrian Morris ...
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Young New York cop Dan falls in love with waterfront waitress Helen. Helen's sister Kate falls for gangster Duke. Dan must do in Duke.

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Pier 13  »

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Included among the "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die", edited by Steven Schneider. See more »

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Pop Riley: Another bank robbery yesterday.
Danny Dolan: Oh? Who'd the bank rob now?
Pop Riley: Nobody, someone robbed the bank.
Danny Dolan: Ah, turned the tables on 'em, eh? Smart!
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Remade as Pier 13 (1940) See more »

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An unexpected flop
25 June 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Given the stars and the director, one would think this is an early classic. Instead, it's a bomb. Joan Bennett is beautiful and Tracy can act. That's it. The film is embarrassing. The script is terrible, being both witless, and humorless. It features one of Hollywood's longest and least funny drunk acts. Poor Tracy just has to stand there and watch. This belongs in the Golden Turkey book.


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