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Newsboys' Home (1938)

Approved | | Action, Crime, Drama | 23 December 1938 (USA)
A clueless publisher's daughter inherits a newspaper that sponsors a charity home for boys, and proceeds to run the paper to the ground.

Directors:

Harold Young, Arthur Lubin (uncredited)

Writers:

Gordon Kahn (story and screenplay), Charles Grayson (story)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Jackie Cooper ... Rifle Edwards
Edmund Lowe ... Perry Warner
Wendy Barrie ... Gwen Dutton
Samuel S. Hinds ... Howard Price Dutton
Edward Norris ... Frankie Barber
Harry Beresford ... O'Dowd
Horace McMahon ... Bartsch
Irving Pichel ... Tom Davenport
George McKay George McKay ... Hartley
Elisha Cook Jr. ... Danny
Harris Berger Harris Berger ... Sailor
William 'Billy' Benedict ... Trouble
Charles Duncan Charles Duncan ... Monk
David Gorcey ... Yap
Hal E. Chester Hal E. Chester ... Murphy (as Hally Chester)
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Storyline

A clueless publisher's daughter inherits a newspaper that sponsors a charity home for boys, and proceeds to run the paper to the ground.

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Taglines:

Hunger Drove Them To Welch On The Code Of The Streets! But When One Of Their Own Was Threatened...They Leaped To His Defense As a Man! See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 December 1938 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Casa do Jornaleiro See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Universal Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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