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Johnny Come Lately (1943)

NR 09/03/1943 (US) Drama 1h 37m
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A Story of a Wanderer Who Stops His Travels Long Enough to Help A Kindly Old Woman in Distress


Cagney is a human dynamo as a drifter who helps save ailing Grace George from losing her newspaper. The pace is fast, and audiences of all ages will be pleased. The supporting cast, have all the small-town characterizations down pat -- with Margaret Hamilton a standout. Cagney himself, had genuine affection for this film, and listed it among his top five movie-making experiences at a retrospective the year before he died.

  1. William K. Howard


  2. Louis Bromfield


  3. John Van Druten


Top Billed Cast

  1. James Cagney

    James Cagney

    Tom Richards

  2. Grace George

    Grace George

    Vinnie McLeod

  3. Marjorie Main

    Marjorie Main

    'Gashouse' Mary

  4. Marjorie Lord

    Marjorie Lord


  5. Hattie McDaniel

    Hattie McDaniel


  6. Edward McNamara

    W.M. Dougherty

  7. William Henry

    William Henry

    Pete Dougherty

  8. Robert Barrat

    Robert Barrat

    Bill Swain

  9. George Cleveland

    George Cleveland

    Willie Ferguson

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Johnny Come Lately
Johnny Come Lately

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Original Language English

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