The Escape

The Escape

Director: Ricardo Cortez Cast: Kane Richmond, Amanda Duff, June Gale

DVD (B&W / Full Frame)

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Overview

This drama chronicles the life and times of a notorious gangster. The story begins at his funeral. There a reporter, assigned to do a brief biography, interviews a doctor who tells the gangster's sad tale. In flashback, the crook is first seen getting released from prison. His father pleads with him to go straight, but the son doesn't listen. He immediately robs a warehouse. His father rats upon him and the crook's gang abducts the district attorney's daughter to bargain for his release. Later it is discovered that the girl is really his daughter whom he and his lover put up for adoption. A policeman, a good friend of the gangster, helps the criminal escape and save his daughter from the gang. He is killed during the rescue.

Product Details

Release Date: 06/17/2014
UPC: 0024543952404
Original Release: 1939
Rating: NR
Source: Fox Mod
Presentation: [B&W, Full Frame]
Time: 0:58:00
Sales rank: 77,144

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kane Richmond Eddie Farrell
Amanda Duff Juli Peronni
June Gale Annie Qualen
Edward Norris Louie Peronni
Henry Armetta Guiseppi Peronni
Frank Reicher Dr. Shumaker
Scotty Beckett Willie Rogers
Leona Roberts Aunt Mamie Qualen
Rex Downing Tommy Rogers
Jimmy Butler Jim Rogers
Roger McGee Swat
Richard Lane David Clifford
Jack Carson Chet Warren
Matt McHugh Pete
Helen Ericson Helen Gardner

Technical Credits
Ricardo Cortez Director
Fred Allen Editor
Edward J. Cronjager Cinematographer
Robert Ellis Screenwriter
Robert Ellis Screenwriter
Samuel Kaylin Score Composer
Helen Logan Screenwriter
Sol Wurtzel Producer

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