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Man Hunt (1933)

Approved | | Mystery | 24 May 1933 (USA)
A young amateur detective follows clues to a diamond thief.

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William 'Junior' Scott, Jr.
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Josie Woodward
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James J. Wilkie
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Henry Woodward aka Barrows
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Abraham Jones
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A young amateur detective follows clues to a diamond thief.

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A fun period piece
11 August 2017 | by (Washington, D.C.) – See all my reviews

Caught this on TCM recently, and I'm really think it deserves a higher rating than 4.1. Sure, it's old-fashioned and technically primitive, as most early sound films were, especially low-budget programmers like this one. But the cast is likable and the "Hardy Boys"-type story is entertaining enough. A look back into a much different America, to me it rings truer than some of Mickey Rooney's late thirties efforts. And it all clocks in at just over an hour - easy to take.


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