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11 Ratings

Hold Your Man

Directed by Sam Wood
United States, 1933
Drama, Romance


Ruby falls in love with small-time con man Eddie. During a botched blackmail scheme, Eddie accidentally kills the man they were setting up. Eddie takes off and Ruby is sent to a reformatory for two years.

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Directed by Sam Wood
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  • Daniel S.'s rating of the film Hold Your Man

    Written by Anita Loos, one of the most gifted Hollywood screenwriters. The movie is split into two parts: Before the marriage and after the marriage. Let's say that I prefer the first part with Jean Harlow wearing pencil dresses and drinking gin than the second part in the reform school with Church candles and sewing work. Recommended.