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The Night Mayor (1932)

Opportunistic film seeking to capitalize on a scandal in New York mayor Jimmy Walker's office before his name was out of the newspapers. Tracy plays a mayor who has a penchant for the night... See full summary »

Director:

Benjamin Stoloff

Writers:

Samuel Marx (story) (as Sam Marx), Gertrude Purcell
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Cast overview:
Lee Tracy ... Mayor Bobby Kingston
Evalyn Knapp ... Doree Dawn
Don Dillaway ... Fred Field
Eugene Pallette ... Hymie Shane
Vince Barnett ... Louis Mossbaum, Tailor
Warren Hymer ... Riley
Astrid Allwyn ... Patsy
Barbara Weeks ... Nutsy
Gloria Shea ... Gwen
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Opportunistic film seeking to capitalize on a scandal in New York mayor Jimmy Walker's office before his name was out of the newspapers. Tracy plays a mayor who has a penchant for the night life, sports, the theater, and an actress, Knapp. When scandal rocks his administration, Tracy has his girl friend marry Dillaway, a writer friend, so that the press will leave him alone. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 August 1932 (USA) See more »

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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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