The Wet Parade (1932)

The year is 1916, and the Chilcote family is struggling. Roger (Lewis Stone), the patriarch of the Chilcote clan, is suffering greatly after years of drinking heavily. Maggie May (Dorothy Jordan), Roger’s daughter, is worried about her father and wishes that she could convince him to stop drinking, but she has little hope that he would succeed. Roger does manage to stay sober for a … Continue reading The Wet Parade (1932)

The Roaring Twenties (1939)

Eddie Bartlett (James Cagney) and George Hally (Humphrey Bogart) are buddies in combat in France during world War I. They meet and befriend Lloyd Hart (Jeffrey Lynn), a law school student, at the tail end of the war. While George’s post-war plans may not exactly be on the right side of the law, Eddie is an upstanding citizen who wants to work hard at the … Continue reading The Roaring Twenties (1939)