• Frisco Kid (1935)

Frisco Kid

Release Date: November 30th, 1935

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 17 min

Plot Summary

After escaping an attempt to shanghai him, Bat Morgan (James Cagney) heads to the Barbary Coast and Paul Morra's (Ricardo Cortez) famed saloon, where he kills the man who's been abducting sailors and becomes a hero. Impressed, Morra offers Bat a job, but Bat declines and teams with a politician against newspaper editor Charles Ford. Bat conflicts with newspaper owner Jean Barrat (Margaret Lindsay), and when violence erupts in the city, he finds himself blamed for a murder he didn't commit.

Cast: James Cagney, Margaret Lindsay, Ricardo Cortez, Lili Damita, Fred Kohler Sr., George E. Stone, Donald Woods

Director: Lloyd Bacon

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: Warner Brothers

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Murder, Rivalry, Quest, Melodramatic, Brash