Street of Chance Poster

Release Date: 1930

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
A venal New York gambling boss, "Natural" Davis (William Powell), instructs his younger brother Babe (Regis Toomey), who has just come to town from California, not to follow in his footsteps despite all the wealth and power it has brought him. But when Davis's wife (Kay Francis) threatens to take the children and leave, he agrees to the straight life -- that is, until Babe starts emulating him and Davis has to gamble again to save Babe's life.

Cast: William Powell, Jean Arthur, Kay Francis, Regis Toomey, Stanley Fields, Brooks Benedict

Director: John Cromwell

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Gripping, Wife, Family, Transformation, Escape, New York City, Dark, Brother, Sacrifice, Melodramatic, Husband


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