MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 115,034 this week

It Could Happen to You! (1937)

 -  Drama  -  28 June 1937 (USA)
6.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.0/10 from 10 users  
Reviews: write review

(1937, Republic) Alan Baxter, Andrea Leads, Owen Davis, Astrid Allwyn. Captivating story of two brothers, one good, one bad. The good one becomes a lawyer while the bad one resorts to crime and ultimately...

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Leonard Nimoy: 1931-2015

Best known for his work on "Star Trek," actor and director Leonard Nimoy died on Friday in Los Angeles. Read our full story on his varied career, and view our memorial photo gallery.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2000 titles
created 12 Dec 2012
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: It Could Happen to You! (1937)

It Could Happen to You! (1937) on IMDb 6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of It Could Happen to You!.

Videos

1 video »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Stage Door (1937)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A boardinghouse full of aspiring actresses and their ambitions, dreams and disappointments.

Director: Gregory La Cava
Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Adolphe Menjou
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An art director in the 1930's falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because of her problems with an estranged man and her alcoholic father.

Director: John Schlesinger
Stars: Donald Sutherland, Karen Black, Burgess Meredith
Certificate: Passed History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A small American contingent tries to train rural tribesmen to defend themselves against fanatical Muslim radicals in 1906 Philippines.

Director: Henry Hathaway
Stars: Gary Cooper, David Niven, Andrea Leeds
Roberta (1935)
Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Football player John Kent tags along as Huck Haines and the Wabash Indianians travel to an engagement in Paris, only to lose it immediately. John and company visit his aunt, owner of a posh... See full summary »

Director: William A. Seiter
Stars: Irene Dunne, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers
Bundle of Joy (1956)
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Kitschy musical remake of "Bachelor Mother". Debbie Reynolds plays an over-eager clerk in a large department store and Eddie Fisher plays the boss' son. After getting fired from her job, ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Taurog
Stars: Eddie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds, Adolphe Menjou
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: John M. Stahl
Stars: Irene Dunne, Robert Taylor, Charles Butterworth
Certificate: Passed Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An ambitious lumberjack abandons his saloon girl lover so that he can marry into wealth, but years later becomes infatuated with the woman's daughter.

Directors: Howard Hawks, William Wyler, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Edward Arnold, Joel McCrea, Frances Farmer
I Confess (1953)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Refusing to give into police investigators' questions of suspicion, due to the seal of confession, a priest becomes the prime suspect in a murder.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter, Karl Malden
Earthbound (1940)
Mystery | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A murdered man (Baxter) helps his widow (Leeds) bring his killer (Bari) to justice.

Director: Irving Pichel
Stars: Warner Baxter, Andrea Leeds, Lynn Bari
Certificate: Passed Adventure | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Twelve people are aboard Coast Air Line's flagship the Silver Queen enroute to South America when the airplane encounters a storm and is blown off course. Crashing into jungles known to be ... See full summary »

Director: John Farrow
Stars: Chester Morris, Lucille Ball, Wendy Barrie
Mystery | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Frank Tuttle
Stars: George Raft, Claire Trevor, Dick Foran
Swanee River (1939)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

More fictional than factual biography of Stephen Foster. Songwriter from Pittsburgh falls in love with the South, marries a Southern gal (Leeds), then is accused of sympathizing when the ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lanfield
Stars: Don Ameche, Andrea Leeds, Al Jolson
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alan Baxter ...
Bob Ames
Andrea Leeds ...
Laura Compton
Owen Davis Jr. ...
Fred Barrett
Astrid Allwyn ...
Angela
Walter Kingsford ...
Prof. Schwab
Al Shean ...
Max 'Pa' Barrett
Christian Rub ...
Clavish
Elsa Janssen ...
Mrs. Clavish
Edward Colebrook ...
Pogano
Stanley King ...
Detective
Nina Campana ...
Italian Woman
Frank Yaconelli ...
Greek
John Hamilton ...
Judge
Paul Stanton ...
District Attorney
Bob Murphy ...
Moriarity
Edit

Storyline

(1937, Republic) Alan Baxter, Andrea Leads, Owen Davis, Astrid Allwyn. Captivating story of two brothers, one good, one bad. The good one becomes a lawyer while the bad one resorts to crime and ultimately...

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Drama So Shockingly Real...Romance So Beautifully Tender That IT COULD HAPPEN TO YOU!

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 June 1937 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Gangs of New York  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(edited)

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss It Could Happen to You! (1937) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?