Amidst a backdrop of growing violence and intimidation, independent cab drivers struggling against a consolidated juggernaut rally around hot-tempered Matt Nolan. Nolan is determined to keep competition alive on the streets, even if it means losing the woman he loves.
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Did You Know?
Cagney was in the dance contest with Loretta Young
as his partner, and curiously, ex-hoofer and future star George Raft
was his opponent vying for the first-place cup. See more
Although the story takes place in New York City, the exterior scene between the 3 taxicabs was obviously filmed in Los Angeles, which bears no resemblance whatsoever to the correct locale. See more
I wish I could meet some big Spaniard with a lot of money. You know, I'm getting to the point where I ain't as particular as I used to be. I'll marry any guy that's got a collar and shirt, and if it comes to a pinch, marry him without the shirt.
Spoofed in One, Two, Three
The Darktown Strutters' Ball
Music and Lyrics by Shelton Brooks
Played by the band for the final number in the dance contest
Danced by James Cagney
, Loretta Young
, George Raft
and his unidentified partner See more