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Fugitive Lovers (1934)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Drama  -  5 January 1934 (USA)
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In a hopeful effort to evade gangster Legs Caffey, chorus girl Letty Morris hops a bus in New York bound for Los Angeles--with Legs close on her heels. Along the way the bus picks up ... See full summary »

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Paul Porter, aka Stephen Blaine
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Letty Morris
Ted Healy ...
Hector Withington, Jr.
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Legs Caffey
C. Henry Gordon ...
Detective Daly
Ruth Selwyn ...
Babe Callahan
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First of Three Julians
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Third of Three Julians
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Bill - Second of Three Julians (as Jerry Howard)
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In a hopeful effort to evade gangster Legs Caffey, chorus girl Letty Morris hops a bus in New York bound for Los Angeles--with Legs close on her heels. Along the way the bus picks up escaped convict Paul Porter, who quickly allies himself with Letty. With the police in hot pursuit and Legs monitoring his every move with Letty, Paul is running out of both time and ideas. Written by Chris Stone <jstone@bellatlantic.net>

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SHE escaped from the arms of a gangster! HE escaped from the arms of the law! And then they found...in each other's arms...there was no escape from love!

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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5 January 1934 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Amantes Fugitivos  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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MGM production number 716. See more »

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I'm Full of the Devil
Music by Jimmy McHugh
Lyrics by Dorothy Fields
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silk purse from a sow's ear
13 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This film is a perfect example of how to turn a pot-boiler into an art form. Each shot is expertly staged, lit and photographed - a stunning example of what a major studio can do with behind-the-scenes-talent in all fields with a minor script. The director is not well known but some of his films, notably Les Miserables, are well loved. The kind of quality he brought to such major films is here just as clearly in a minor one. Each person photographed on the bus could well be a Steichen portrait. The snow scenes have a beauty seldom captured, particularly on a studio set. I recommend everyone record this film on DVD the next time it's on TCM. After seeing it you'll want to go back and study individual frames.


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