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The Roaring Twenties

Eddie Bartlett (James Cagney), George Hally (Humphrey Bogart), and Lloyd Hart (Jeffrey Lynn) are three American soldiers during WWI who become friends. Once the war is over and each goes his separate way, Eddie finds out what had happened to his country during the past couple of years. His buddy finds him a job driving his cab part time for a while, but then he begins a lucrative career in bootlegging ...

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Released: Oct 28th, 1939
Budget: N/A
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The Roaring Twenties Main Cast

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James Cagney
James Cagney
plays Eddie Bartlett
Priscilla Lane
Priscilla Lane
plays Jean Sherman
Humphrey Bogart
Humphrey Bogart
plays George Hally
Gladys George
Gladys George
plays Panama Smith
Jeffrey Lynn
Jeffrey Lynn
plays Lloyd Hart
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Movie Trivia/Goofs

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  • The character of Panama Smith was partially based on actress and nightclub hostess Texas Guinan.
  • Movie Goof (revealing mistake): SPOILER: When Eddie Bartlett kills Nick Brown, bullet holes can be seen in the door before Eddie shoots through the door.
  • Movie Goof (continuity error): When Eddie goes to the garage to ask for his old job back, he addresses the boss as "Mr. Fletcher". But on the closing cast list, the character (played by Joseph Crehan) is credited as "Michaels".
  • This marked the end of James Cagney's cycle of gangster films for Warner Bros. Cagney wanted to diversify his roles and would not play a gangster again until White Heat, ten years later.
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