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Now I'll Tell (1934)

Golden is a two-bit gambler who has promised wife Virginia he'll quit when he makes $200,000. When he fixes a fight he gets mobster Mossiter mad, then loses his fortune to him. He pawns his... See full summary »

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Virginia Golden
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Peggy Warren
Robert Gleckler ...
Al Mossiter
Henry O'Neill ...
Tommy Doran
Hobart Cavanaugh ...
Freddie Stanton
G.P. Huntley ...
Jack Hart
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Mary Doran
Ronnie Cosby ...
Tommy Doran Jr.
Ray Cooke ...
Eddie Traylor
Frank Marlowe ...
George Curtis
Clarence Wilson ...
Attorney Joe Davis
Barbara Weeks ...
Wynne
Theodore Newton ...
Joe
Vince Barnett ...
Peppo
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Golden is a two-bit gambler who has promised wife Virginia he'll quit when he makes $200,000. When he fixes a fight he gets mobster Mossiter mad, then loses his fortune to him. He pawns his wife's jewels and takes out an insurance policy on himself. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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8 June 1934 (USA)  »

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Now I'll Tell You  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Final film of Alice Calhoun. See more »

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Peggy Warren: I was born in the Virgin Islands.
Murray Golden: You must have left there when you were quite young.
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Harlem Versus the Jungle
Lyrics by Lew Brown
Music by Harry Akst
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For hard core Spencer Tracy fans only
19 June 2001 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Rise and fall of a gambler based on the life of Arnold Rothstein from a book by his former wife. Episodic and not particularly interesting. Some nice women's costumes and Alice Faye as the girlfriend (definitely not the wife) can shake it when she gets a chance. Spencer Tracy is on screen most of the picture but can't get past the thick layer of 'crime does no pay' in the script.


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