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Mad Youth (1940)

 -  Drama  -  5 May 1940 (USA)
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A rich society mother hires a male escort, but he falls for her daughter instead. The mother-daughter conflict forces the daughter to run off to stay with a friend who is enslaved by a prostitution ring.

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Complete credited cast:
Mary Ainslee ...
Marian Morgan
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Lucy Morgan
Willy Castello ...
Count DeHoven
Betty Atkinson ...
Helen Johnson
Tommy Wonder ...
Harry
Lorelei Readoux ...
Beth
Margaret Fealy ...
Helen's Grandmother
Donald Kerr ...
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Ray Hirsch ...
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Patti Lacey ...
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Eugene Taylor ...
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Aileen Morris ...
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Maxine Taylor ...
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Pearl Tolson ...
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Monte Collins ...
Stewart, Singing Bridge Player (as Monty Collins)
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A rich society mother hires a male escort, but he falls for her daughter instead. The mother-daughter conflict forces the daughter to run off to stay with a friend who is enslaved by a prostitution ring.

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Are Modern Mothers to be Blamed for the Wild Escapades of Their Sons & Daughters? See more »

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Girls of the Underworld  »

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Lucy Morgan: I don't wanna grow old!
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I'd Rather Be a Bum on Broadway Than an Angel in the Sky
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pretty good
26 August 2004 | by (toronto canada) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed this movie it was nice look at the teens of the late 30's and early 40's. It had great dance scenes and good music to go with it. with had a very realistic and intense fight scene for it's time. some scenes were a little long and drawn out.it is a good midnight movie it's a drive in style movie fine for the whole family. If you can find a copy you should see it there is not much more to say about it is just OK. it's not memorable but it's good, I mean don,t go out of your way to fine it but if you come across it pick it up for me. If you like black and white movie on a Saturday night you will like this.

love, Steve


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