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Day of Reckoning

1933
1h 9m
Drama
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Cast

Richard Dix (John Day)Madge Evans (Dorothy Day)Conway Tearle (George Hollins)Una Merkel (Mamie)Stuart Erwin (Jerry)George 'Spanky' McFarland (Johnny Day)Isabel Jewell (Kate Lovett)James Bell (Slim)Raymond Hatton (Hart)Paul Hurst (Harry)John Larkin (Abraham)Wilfred Lucas (Guard)Samuel S. Hinds (O'Farrell)Ernie Adams (Second Piano Mover)Reginald Barlow (Judge)Don Brodie (Prisoner)Elise Cavanna (Gertie)George Cooper (Hospital Patient in Traction)

Director

Charles Brabin

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Synopsis

In this brutal prison drama a hen-pecked husband is sentenced to prison after getting caught with his hand in the company till. He is sent to a high-rise facility in LA. It seems the fellow was only following the instructions of his domineering, constantly nagging wife who, as soon as he is put away, takes up with a more successful businessman. This causes her new lover's ex-lover to get insanely jealous and kill the conniving wife.

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