A site that allows users to express their feelings about the latest movies in hollywood now the film-goer has a voice now we can be heard never get ripped off by the hype again vent your anger and read what others think. Angels with dirty faces has a magical cast with michael curtiz as the director just imagine the great films in the future for these actors and director according to the information in the dvd case, this was the 6th time james cagney and pat o'brien worked together on a film and there is a chemistry there and the film is more about their. Angels with dirty faces is a prime example of the vast talent that warner bros had to offer at the peak of its power directed by michael curtiz, starring james cagney, pat o'brien, humphrey bogart, ann sheridan and the dead end kids, music by max steiner and gowns by orry kelly (admittedly an easy job since there is only one female character in the movie. Angels with dirty faces (1938) add this title to your watchlist save movies and shows to keep track of what you want to watch 8/10 17,804 rate critic reviews videos photos add a review user reviews critic reviews parents guide more like this the roaring twenties white heat. Angels with dirty faces - official trailer one of the most stirring, colorful and memorable gangster films of its day, and a perfect summary of cagney's tough but soft-hearted screen image.
Angels with dirty faces another typical dead end kids picture, but with the single exception that it has james cagney and pat o'brien to bolster the dramatic interest toronto film review. Review of angels with dirty faces (1938) by derek w (344) on 28 oct 2014 featuring an impressive performance by gangster film icon james cagney, angels is a suspenseful masterpiece, with a powerful final act. My dad, long dead, was one of the biggest jimmy cagney fans of all time, and of all the films the little mick with an attitude made, my dad’s two favorites were the 1940 boxing film, city for conquest, and the 1938 gangster-cum-social melodrama, angels with dirty faces.
By brad nelson 1/4/14 i thought james cagney’s best film up until now was white heatand it may still be but his most iconic gangster performance is probably as the small-time hood in angels with dirty faces james cagney and pat o’brien were two young hoodlums who grew up together in a tough part of new york — hell’s kitchen. “angels with dirty faces” is a prime example of hollywood’s factory system at its best the back lots of the warner studio were used over and over again, this time replicating an inner city, filled with a multitude of cars and pedestrians and fruit wagons. Angels with dirty faces (1938) cast: william pawley, john hamilton, there are currently no user reviews for this film be the first to rate it below rate this movie please sign in or sign up to rate this movie login with facebook login with twitter sign up email password.
Or the ending of the gangster film angels with dirty faces where rocky (played by the brilliant james cagney) “turns yellow” as he is led to the gas chamber — a development that takes the. “angels with dirty faces” packs a lot of story into 97 minutes rocky sullivan (james cagney) and jerry connolly (pat o’brien) grow up together in the slums of new york city as best friends. The opening frames of “lost angels” explain the title we see the words “los angeles,” and then graffiti is used to add a “t” and cross out an “e” what we are seeing is the message of the movie: in the affluent los angeles upper middle class, children are the lost angels - cast aside by parents who are dazzled by new jobs, more money and second marriages. Angels with dirty faces synopsis a boy turns gangster (james cagney) as his buddy becomes a priest (pat o'brien) read full synopsis cast + crew michael movie reviews fan reviews see all fan reviews tell us what you think offers 'the predator' gift with purchase. Moviescom, the ultimate source for everything movies, is your destination for new movie trailers, reviews, photos, times, tickets + more stay in the know with the latest movie news and cast interviews at moviescom.
Angels with dirty faces blu-ray (1938): starring james cagney, pat o'brien (i) and humphrey bogart childhood friends on opposite sides of the law fight over the future of a street gang. By: oberst von berauscht (two beers) – delinquents rocky sullivan (james cagney) and jerry connolly (pat o’brien) are childhood friends separated by a crime where one was caught and the other got away years later, they re-unite only to find that they have taken separate paths in life rocky is a seasoned criminal rising in. Film synopsis: a priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids rocky sullivan and jerry connolly were tough kids who grew up together in the toughest part of new york, hell’s kitchen. Angels with dirty faces: a movie review “angel’s with dirty faces” 1938, 1 hour 37 minutes, b&w “angels with dirty faces” stars james cagney and pat o’brien and features humphrey bogart in a supporting role the movie was released in 1938, during hollywood’s golden era and tells the story of two men who grew up as rough.
Movie angels with dirty faces rocky and jerry were best friends who grew up on the streets of hell s kitchen, but while rocky drifted from reform school into crime, jerry broke free to become a. For angels with dirty faces (1938) you can upload an image submit a video or movie clip add additional information write your own review tcm messageboards post your comments here add your comment. My review of angels with dirty faces this feature is not available right now please try again later.
Gangster films blazed their way into the public consciousness in the depression era there was something emboldening about watching on-screen tough guys like james cagney and edward g robinson following through on their cocksure criminal ambitions. Angels with dirty faces walks erect amongst the second group, still proud to spread its message that in the long run crime doesn't pay by itself this is a dead-end, a topic discarded in these years running up to the millennium. Angels with dirty faces has to be a favorite of mine james cagney gives a charismatic performance as rocky sullivan, the gangster you cannot help but love despite the film having a serious message behind it, there are some great amusing scenes, especially when rocky interacts with the dead end kids , particularly in the basketball scene.
Angels with dirty faces by kelly garni was such a great book i absolutely loved every minute of it when kelly set out to write this book, he hit the nail on the head. Angels with dirty faces (1938) is a classic example of a warner bros gangster/crime melodrama of the 1930s - a slick, action-packed, hard-hitting studio film layered with a touch of social conscience. Synopsis a first-rate gangster film that also tackles some major social issues, this 1938 movie revolves around two childhood friends from a new york slum whose lives take radically different paths: rocky becomes a tough-guy mobster, jerry a charismatic priest.