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The Big City

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 20 min.

Plot Summary
A deadly misunderstanding lands upstanding cab driver John Benton (Spencer Tracy) and his Russian-born wife, Anna (Luise Rainer), in the midst of a war between a mob-connected taxi company and New York City's independent cabbies. When Anna's brother, Paul (Victor Varconi), a new hire at the corrupt cab firm, is killed in a garage bombing, she becomes the prime suspect in her brother's death. Joe and his fellow cabbies join forces to uncover the real bomber and save Anna from deportation.

Cast: Spencer Tracy , Luise Rainer , Charley Grapewin , Janet Beecher , Eddie Quillan , Victor Varconi , Oscar O'Shea , Helen Troy

Director: Frank Borzage

Genres: Drama

The Big City (1937)

Release Date: January 1st, 1937|1 hr. 20 min.

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