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Jerry always wins in his rivalry with Red over women, gunrunning, and diamond smuggling. While running booze into the U.S. during Prohibition, Jerry seizes Jane's seaside home. When she tries to turn him in, he kidnaps her and her fiance... See more »

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Jerry Fay
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Red McCue
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Jane
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Maizie
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Trini
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Chiquita
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Hulda
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John Burton
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Luke
Tom O'Brien ...
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Directed by

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Jack Conway

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Joseph Farnham ... (titles) (as Joe Farnham)
 
William Anthony McGuire ... (play)
 
Andrew Percival Younger ... (scenario) (as A.P. Younger)

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Irving Thalberg ... producer (uncredited)

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Ira H. Morgan

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Basil Wrangell

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René Hubert

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Cedric Gibbons ... sets
Eugene Hornboestel ... sets (as Eugen Hornbostel)

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Plot Summary

Jerry always wins in his rivalry with Red over women, gunrunning, and diamond smuggling. While running booze into the U.S. during Prohibition, Jerry seizes Jane's seaside home. When she tries to turn him in, he kidnaps her and her fiance John. Jane, now in love with Jerry, must watch as Jerry and Red shoot it out on board Jerry's boat. Written by Ed Stephan

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Taglines Rum-runners, hi-jackers- angry spurts of flame as pistols speak in the dark. (Print Ad- Daily Star, ((Queens Borough, NY)) 20 August 1927) See more »
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Also Known As
  • Le bateau ivre (France)
  • Filibusteros modernos (Spain)
  • На двенадцать миль прочь (Soviet Union, Russian title)
  • Fora da Lei Seca (Portugal)
  • Smuglerne (Denmark)
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  • 85 min
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Opening Weekend United States $59,000, 16 Jul 1927

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Trivia Betty Compson originally played the second lead, but after several trial runs, it was decided that the film was too dark. Her dramatic part was cut and replaced by lighter fare featuring Dorothy Sebastian and Paulette Duval. See more »
Movie Connections Featured in Joan Crawford: The Ultimate Movie Star (2002). See more »

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