Big City Blues Poster

Release Date: 1932

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 5 min

Plot Summary
After receiving a modest inheritance, Bud Reeves (Eric Linden) leaves his small Indiana town for New York City, where he joins his cousin Gibby (Walter Catlett). Gibby throws a party, delighted to spend Bud's money, then introduces him to attractive Vida Fleet (Joan Blondell). As bootleg whiskey flows, several revelers become drunk, a fight breaks out and a young woman is killed. Bud and Vida flee to a gambling club, where Bud loses his money and is then picked up by police for the murder.

Cast: Joan Blondell, Eric Linden, Humphrey Bogart, Inez Courtney, Evalyn Knapp, Guy Kibbee, Lyle Talbot, Gloria Shea

Director: Mervyn LeRoy

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Love interest, Amusing, 1930s, Family, Police station, Quest, New York City