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Waterfront (1939)

Passed  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  15 July 1939 (USA)
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Jim Dolen, head a a dock-worker's union, can't resist a good fight until Ann Stacey makes him promise to give up fighting to marry her. But when his brother Dan Dolen is killed by Mart ... See full summary »

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gloria Dickson ...
Ann Stacey
Dennis Morgan ...
James 'Jim' Dolen
Marie Wilson ...
Ruby Waters
Sheila Bromley ...
Marie Cordell aka Mary Allen
Larry Williams ...
Frankie Donahue
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Father Dunn
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Skids Riley
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Mart Hendler
Arthur Gardner ...
Dan Dolen
George Lloyd ...
Joe Becker
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Jim Dolen, head a a dock-worker's union, can't resist a good fight until Ann Stacey makes him promise to give up fighting to marry her. But when his brother Dan Dolen is killed by Mart Hendler, Jim, with the aid of his pal Frankie Donahue, sneaks out to get Mart, who is hiding out with his girl friend Marie. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Violence is King...Terror is Law...on the 'WATERFRONT" (original ad) See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

15 July 1939 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El terror de los muelles  »

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1.37 : 1
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Version of Taxi! (1932) See more »

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It Had to Be You
(1924) (uncredited)
Music by Isham Jones
Played at the longshoremen's dance
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Great Cast......Fast Performance!
13 June 2000 | by (Templeton,CA) – See all my reviews

This film is just an hour long,but full of suspense!Jim Dolen (Dennis Morgan) is a guy who can't seem to stop getting in trouble and Ann Stacey (Gloria Dickson) refuses to get married to him until he changes his attitude.Ward Bond is great in this one.Dennis is very young and this is one of his first films at Warner Brothers as "Dennis Morgan" and not "Stanley Morner"!I hope you'll enjoy it if you see it!


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