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Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes

Downbeat drama about a cockney drifter who is tempted into crime. Family tragedy and impending war finally offer him the chance to redeem himself in this transatlantic view of poverty in London's East End on the eve of World War II. Based on a novel by Richard Llewellyn. Ethel Barrymore won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress.

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Sun 20 Jan 2013 06:55 BBC Two


Ernie Mott
Cary Grant
David Hempstead


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