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Johnny Eager

Author: Robert Taylor; Lana Turner; Van Heflin; Mervyn LeRoy; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of the last great gangster movies from the studio system's heyday. Taylor plays Johnny, a racketeer looking to tighten his grip on local gambling operations. Turner is the sociology student (and daughter of district attorney Edward Arnold) who falls for Johnny and then becomes a pawn in his schemes. Van Heflin won the 1941 Academy Award as best supporting actor for his role as Johnny's alcoholic,  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Taylor; Lana Turner; Van Heflin; Mervyn LeRoy; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792819306 9780792819301
OCLC Number: 28476259
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1941 motion picture.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Not rated.
"M202988."
Credits: Screenplay by John Lee Mahin and James Edward Grant ; directed by Melvin LeRoy ; produced by John W. Considine, Jr.
Cast: Robert Taylor, Lana Turner, Edward Arnold, Van Heflin, Robert Sterling, Patricia Dane, Glenda Farrell, Barry Nelson.
Description: 1 videocassette (107 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.

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One of the last great gangster movies from the studio system's heyday. Taylor plays Johnny, a racketeer looking to tighten his grip on local gambling operations. Turner is the sociology student (and daughter of district attorney Edward Arnold) who falls for Johnny and then becomes a pawn in his schemes. Van Heflin won the 1941 Academy Award as best supporting actor for his role as Johnny's alcoholic, poetry-sprouting friend.

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