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Young Dynamite (1937)

Approved | | Crime, Drama | 15 December 1937 (USA)
A young, newly-appointed rookie state trooper, John Shields, is celebrating with his sister Jane, his younger brother Freddie and Tom Marlin, Jane's fiancé and also a trooper, when they ... See full summary »

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Freddie Shields
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Tom Marlin
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Jane Shields
Willy Castello ...
Flash Slavin (as William Castello)
David Sharpe ...
John Shields
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Spike Dolan
Pat Gleason ...
Joseph 'Butch' Barker
Frank Austin ...
Endenberry / Doc Clark
Frank Sarasino ...
Tony - the Peddler / Rankin - U.S. Secret Service
Earl Dwire ...
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A young, newly-appointed rookie state trooper, John Shields, is celebrating with his sister Jane, his younger brother Freddie and Tom Marlin, Jane's fiancé and also a trooper, when they hear over the radio that two bandits have just killed a lawyer and his watchman. John and Tom set out in their patrol cars in hopes of capturing the killers, followed by Freddie who hopes some day to qualify as a trooper. Freddie encounters the two two bandits, Spike Doland and Butch and manages to get away with the bag of gold they had stolen. While chasing Freddie they are recognized by John who they kill when he tries to arrest them. Freddie then takes matters into his own hands in seeking to capture the killers of his brother. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Crime | Drama

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This film is one of over 200 titles in the list of independent feature films made available for television presentation by Advance Television Pictures announced in Motion Picture Herald 4 April 1942. At this time, television broadcasting was in its infancy, almost totally curtailed by the advent of World War II, and would not continue to develop until 1945-1946. Because of poor documentation (feature films were often not identified by title in conventional sources) no record has yet been found of its initial television broadcast. It's earliest documented telecast was Saturday 9 October 1948 on WATV, New York City. See more »

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