When tough-talking tenement teen Chuck Brennan falls in love with a beautiful and intelligent girl who spends most of her time taking care of her ailing mother, he takes a job as an assistant to powerful gangster to help make her life a better.
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35mm. The gangs' boys, their youthful resistance, especially physical, to an unidirectional formatting and a banal narrative, and filming on the actual streets of immigrant neighborhoods in Manhattan - this is what counts here (and Marjorie Main), since the rest is too modest and Jackie Cooper is a terrible quack.