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Based on the play {+Penny Arcade}, {#Sinner's Holiday} marked the film debut of {$James Cagney}. After seeing the performance on Broadway, {%Al Jolson} bought the rights to the play and sold it to {@Warner Bros.} under the agreement that both {$Cagney} and co-star {$Joan Blondell} reprise their stage roles for the screen. The story concerns an overprotective mother, {%Ma Delano} ({$Lucille LaVerne}), who runs a penny arcade in Coney Island and lives with her children: {%Harry} ({$James Cagney}), {%Joe} ({$Ray Gallagher}), and {%Jennie} ({$Evelyn Knapp}). {%Harry} works for a sideshow ran by liquor-dealing gangster {%Mitch McKane} ({$Warren B. Hymer}), who wants to date {Jennie}. {$Grant Withers} plays {%Angel}, {%Harry}'s co-worker and the hero that saves {%Jennie} from {%Mitch}'s advances. When {%Mitch} goes to jail, {%Harry} takes over his shady liquor business and keeps the extra money for himself, leading to a deadly gunfight. When he's accused of murder, {%Harry} begs his mother for protection and she frames {%Angel} with the weapon out of a bizarrely obsessive love for her son. {Cagney} would go on to play other tough-guy characters with overly loving mothers in his next film, {#The Public Enemy} ~ Andrea LeVasseur, Rovi

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Starring: Grant Withers as Angel Harrigan
Evelyn Knapp as Jennie Delano
James Cagney as Harry Delano
Joan Blondell as Myrtle
Lucille La Verne as Ma Delano
Noel Madison as Buck
Otto Hoffman as George
Warren Hymer as Mitch McKane
Purnell Pratt as Sikes
Ray Gallagher as Joe Delano
Hank Mann as Happy

Directed By: Director: John G. Adolphi
Screenwriter: Harvey Thew
Screenwriter: George Rosener
Play Author: Marie Baumer
Cinematographer: Ira Morgan
Musical Direction/Supervision: Leo F. Forbstein
Editor: James Gibbon
Sound/Sound Designer: C.A. Riggs
Makeup: Perc Westmore

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Studio: Warner Brothers

Release Date: 07 Apr 2020

Run Time: 60

Boxed-Product Weight: -

Quick Code: QCMV17726271

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