Watch Manhattan Melodrama: Orphans Edward "Blackie" Gallagher and Jim Wade are lifelong friends who take different paths in life. Blackie thrives on gambling and grows up to be a hard-nosed racketeer. Bookworm Wade becomes a D.A. vying for the Governorship. When Blackie's girlfriend Eleanor leaves him and marries the more down to earth Wade, Blackie harbors no resentment. In fact, their friendship is so strong that Blackie murders an attorney threatening to derail Wade's bid to become Governor. The morally straight Wade's last job as D.A. is to convict his friend of the murder, and send him to the electric chair. After he becomes Governor, Wade has the authority to commute Blackie's death sentence-- a decision that...
|Released:||May 02, 1934|
|Genres:||Crime Drama Romance|
|Directors:||W.S. Van Dyke George Cukor|
|Actors:||Mickey Rooney Clark Gable Myrna Loy Samuel S. Hinds Dorothy Vernon Jay Eaton William Irving William Bailey Isabelle Keith Carl Stockdale Leo Carrillo Jack Kenny Harrison Greene William Arnold Larry McGrath|
Manhattan Melodrama Links
Manhattan Melodrama Tags
Manhattan Melodrama (1934) Comments
Post a comment
Site Updates and News
Join the site, it's free!
I can't watch movies! Help!
Support the Site
MahNamesTim : Not that bad of a movie, nothing to complain about. It's definitely worth a...
luvbugnmama1 : This is truly a great Action/SciFi film. Arnold is really awesome in this....
luvbugnmama1 : Not too bad for a SyFy channel flick. Decent enough acting and story line....