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Angels with Dirty Faces (24-Nov-1938)

Director: Michael Curtiz

Writers: Rowland Brown; Warren Duff; John Wexley

Keywords: Crime, Dead End Kids, Film Noir

Two juvenile delinquents from New York City's Hell's Kitchen grow up, Jerry Connolly taking the route to priesthood and Rocky Sullivan becoming a gangster. Meeting later as adults, both will have an undeniable effect on the current generation of similar delinquents, the Dead End Kids. Received Oscar nominations for Best Actor, Best Director, and Best Original Story.

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Huntz Hall
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Pat O'Brien
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Ann Sheridan
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