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Dangerous Years (1947)

 -  Drama  -  7 December 1947 (USA)
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Jeff Carter has put an end to the town's delinquency with a boys' club. Young hoodlum Danny shows up and influences teenagers Doris, Willy and Leo. They hang out at a juke joint where Eve ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Billy Halop ...
Danny Jones (as William Halop)
Scotty Beckett ...
Richard Gaines ...
Edgar Burns
Ann E. Todd ...
Doris Martin
Jerome Cowan ...
Weston
Anabel Shaw ...
Connie Burns
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Leo Emerson
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Gene Spooner
Harry Harvey Jr. ...
Phil Kenny
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Tammy McDonald (as Gil Stratton Jr.)
Harry Shannon ...
Judge Raymond
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Jeff Carter
Joseph Vitale ...
August Miller
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Evie - Waitress at the Gopher Hole
Nana Bryant ...
Miss Templeton
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Jeff Carter has put an end to the town's delinquency with a boys' club. Young hoodlum Danny shows up and influences teenagers Doris, Willy and Leo. They hang out at a juke joint where Eve works. When Jeff tries to stop a robbery planned by Danny, he is killed and Danny goes on trial. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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7 December 1947 (USA)  »

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Idade Perigosa  »

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Four early Marilyn Monroe appearances were in films which failed to garner contemporary New York Times reviews: this movie, Ladies of the Chorus (1948), Home Town Story (1951) and Love Nest (1951). See more »

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exploited delinquent film
7 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie wasn't very exciting nor was the acting in it as well. I had picked this movie up at a pawn shop while I was buying strings for my guitar and decided to watch it because I had heard Marilyn Monroe was in it. It was the typical teenage movie where it displays the slums looking like San Francisco and made the teenagers all have New York accents and bad attitudes. I felt I was robbed when I noticed that Marilyn had a bit part in the movie and her name was called only once. I despise movies that promise the settings will be better the plot doesn't move you at all. The scriptwriter doesn't know how to write anything. This movie really should of stayed back in the pawn shop where I first found it.


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