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The Great McGinty

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 22 min.

Plot Summary
In a dive south of the border, bartender Dan McGinty (Brian Donlevy) stops a young man from committing suicide after a moment of dishonesty, and relates how a moment of honesty brought him down in a flashback. As a young man, McGinty joins a crooked political boss and rises from extortionist to alderman. Urged by the boss to marry his secretary to give respectability to his run for mayor, McGinty agrees -- only to fall in love with his wife and decide to do an honest thing for once in his life.

Cast: Brian Donlevy , Muriel Angelus , Akim Tamiroff , Allyn Joslyn , William Demarest , Louis Jean Heydt , Arthur Hoyt , Harry Rosenthal

Director: Preston Sturges

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

The Great McGinty (1940)

Release Date: July 15th, 1992|1 hr. 22 min.

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