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Plot Summary
Devoted family man and bank worker August Schilling (Emil Jannings) leaves Milwaukee for the first time to deliver bonds to a bank in Chicago. On the train, August falls prey to the seductive advances of Mayme (Phyllis Haver), the girlfriend of gang leader The Tough (Fred Kohler). When The Tough's gang attacks him, August resists, hurling the leader into an oncoming train. A shell-shocked August then assumes The Tough's identity and sets off on a far more difficult journey than he'd planned.

Cast: Emil Jannings , Belle Bennett , Phyllis Haver , Donald Keith , Fred Kohler ,

Director: Victor Fleming

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

The Way of All Flesh (1927)

Release Date: June 25th, 1927|1 hr. 30 min.

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