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Back Street

Back Street(1941)

Also Known As: Fannie Hurst's Back Street |

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Brief Synopsis

A woman accepts life in the shadows as the price for her affair with a married man.

Cast & Crew

Charles Boyer Walter Saxel
Richard Carlson Curt Stanton
Frank McHugh Ed Porter
Tim Holt Richard Saxel
Frank Jenks Harry Niles
Esther Dale Mrs. Smith
Samuel S. Hinds Felix Darren
Peggy Stewart Freda Smith
Nell O'Day Elizabeth Saxel
Kitty O'Neil Mrs. Billing
Nella Walker Corinne Saxel

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Miami, FL opening: 4 Feb 1941
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Company, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording) Production Co:  Universal Pictures Company, Inc.
Duration(mins):  89 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,980    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Better than the remake, but.....

    ja661 2020-02-07

    Soapy Sappy and definitely a woman's picture. I saw the remake and was totally unimpressed so I came in expecting little or less. Was unimpressed with... MORE>

  • back street

    kevin sellers 2018-01-16

    Should be retitled "Back Lot" for the endless succession of cheesy, ersatz sets that resemble Cincinnatti and New York about as much as Minsk... MORE>

  • the moral of the story..the idea of the story is..

    a.morris 2018-01-12

    the stuff you could get away with in movies. adultry is romantic.. a French dude has a cowboy for a son ..and you do not think about common sense. it was a... MORE>