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The Doorway to Hell

The Doorway to Hell(1930)

Also Known As: A Handful of Clouds |

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Brief Synopsis

Despite his efforts to go straight, a young gangster keeps falling back into crime.

Cast & Crew

Archie Mayo Director
Lew Ayres Louie [Ricarno, also known as Louie Lamarr]
Dorothy Mathews Doris [Ricarno, also known as Doris Lamarr]
Leon Janney Jackie [Ricarno, also known as Jackie Lamarr]
Robert Elliott [Chief Pat] O'Grady
James Cagney [Steve] Mileaway
Kenneth Thomson Captain of academy
Jerry Mandy Gangster [Joe]
Edwin Argus Midget
Eddie Kane Dr. Morton
Tom Wilson Gangster [Big Shot Kelly]
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1930 Production Date:  A Warner Bros. Vitaphone Talking Picture
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc., The Vitaphone Corporation
Duration(mins):  77-79 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,092    
Duration(reels):  8    

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  • Sure could tell where Cagney was heading

    Alice 2019-11-07

    I really enjoyed this film. But, I love all the old gangster films. This one had the aspect of feeling sorry for the Lew Ayer character in that, as one... MORE>

  • Cagney Easily Keeps Pace With Star Ayres

    cagneypic 2019-02-28

    Watched during cime filled day lineup.Cagney is the guy Ayres wife really loves,gets her when the big boss buys it.Ayres really is a decent gangster,tries... MORE>

  • This Pic Belongs To Dwight Frye/James Cagney

    FryeCagney 2013-09-05

    Lew Ayres too mild and pretty.Cagney commands the screen,as in Public Enemy and Dwight Frye is a close second to Cagney as gangster.Too bad Frye... MORE>