An immigrant coal miner finds himself in the middle of a bitter labor dispute between the workers and the mine owners.
Did You Know?
Though it received no official Oscar nominations, the Academy permitted write-in candidates this year and when the voting order was announced it turned out that Paul Muni
had come in second in the balloting, narrowly behind winner Victor McLaglen
but ahead of any of the other nominated actors. See more
At c. 24 minutes Joe is counting out his money, but he is inconceivably inaccurate. After counting to 68 dollars he places two further bills on the table and counts "73" out loud. A few moments later he counts up to 75 dollars, but, after four more bills have been placed in front of him he announces "76" dollars as his total. See more
Referenced in Marked Woman
Young and Healthy
Music by Harry Warren
Played on piano in bar during police celebration scene See more