Deputy Commissioner of Correction Mark Braden finds a reform school in terrible condition and assumes control himself. He wins the boy's cooperation by being fair and falls in love with gang leader Frankie's sister Sue. This aides disgruntled employees in challenging Braden. Written by
Ed Stephan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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The second of seven movies featuring The Dead End Kids. See more
Spike's hair changes when he is telling Frankie about Mr. Braden and his sister. First it is falling in his face and the next shot it is all completely combed back then in the next shot it is falling in his face again. See more
Those guards you fired were valuable men. Whatta you want to replace them with? A crew of schoolteachers?
Maybe you got things just a little twisted, Morgan. This is a school you're running and not a prison. You're dealing with kids, not hardened criminals!
Referenced in The Monkees: The Chaperone
Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet
Music by Percy Wenrich
Lyrics by Stanley Murphy
Sung a cappella by the inmates in the shoe repair shop See more