The City Gone Wild (1927)

Hard-boiled underworld melodrama, with gang wars and gunfights, in which criminal lawyer turns prosecutor to avenge a friend's death.

Director:

James Cruze

Writers:

Charles Furthman (story), Jules Furthman (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Thomas Meighan ... John Phelan
Marietta Millner ... Nada Winthrop
Louise Brooks ... Snuggles Joy
Fred Kohler ... Gunner Gallagher
Duke Martin Duke Martin ... Lefty Schroeder
Nancy Phillips ... Lefty's Girl (as Nancie Phillips)
Wyndham Standing ... Franklin Ames
Charles Hill Mailes ... Luther Winthrop
King Zany King Zany ... Bondsman
Gunboat Smith ... Policeman
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Hard-boiled underworld melodrama, with gang wars and gunfights, in which criminal lawyer turns prosecutor to avenge a friend's death.

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Taglines:

Men of steel-fighting each other! Women of love-fighting for their men! (Print Ad-The Saratogian, ((Saratoga, NY)) 29 June 1928)

Genres:

Crime | Romance | Drama

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 November 1927 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La cité maudite See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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