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Bowery Boy (1940)

Dr. Tom O'Hara takes over a public clinic in New York's desperately poor Bowery section. Boy gangleader Sock Dolan resents Tom's interference in moving Sock's kid brother to a hospital, ... See full summary »

Director:

William Morgan

Writers:

Robert Chapin, Samuel Fuller (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Dennis O'Keefe ... Dr. Tom O'Hara
Louise Campbell ... Anne Cleary
Jimmy Lydon ... Sock Dolan
Helen Vinson ... Peggy Winters
Roger Pryor ... J. R. Mason
Paul Hurst ... Blubber Mullins
Edward Gargan ... Mr. Hanson
Selmer Jackson ... Dr. Crane
John Kelly ... Battler
Howard Hickman ... Dr. Axel Winters (as Howard C. Hickman)
Frederick Burton ... Dr. George Winters
Jack Carr Jack Carr ... Flops
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Storyline

Dr. Tom O'Hara takes over a public clinic in New York's desperately poor Bowery section. Boy gangleader Sock Dolan resents Tom's interference in moving Sock's kid brother to a hospital, because Sock blames hospitals for his mother's death. Sock helps racketeer J.R. Mason sell food to the clinic, unaware that Mason sells cheap and often tainted food. When a number of patients, including Sock's brother, become ill from food poisoning, Sock is kidnapped by Mason to keep him silent. Dr. O'Hara must find a way to rescue Sock and stop Mason's contamination of hospital food supplies. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 December 1940 (USA) See more »

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Production Co:

Republic Pictures (I) See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(edited)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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