The Penalty

(1941)
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Overview

In this crime drama, a ruthless gangster's son is soon following in his father's footsteps. When his daddy kills an FBI agent and a cabby, the boy sees it all. Fortunately the courts intervene and send the lad off to live with a family of farmers.

  1. Harold S. Bucquet

    Director

  2. John C. Higgins

    Screenplay

  3. Harry Ruskin

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Edward Arnold

    Edward Arnold

    Martin 'Stuff' Nelson

  2. Lionel Barrymore

    Lionel Barrymore

    'Grandpop' Logan

  3. Marsha Hunt

    Marsha Hunt

    Katherine Logan

  4. Robert Sterling

    Robert Sterling

    Edward McCormick

  5. Gene Reynolds

    Gene Reynolds

    'Roosty'

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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 13, 1941
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 20m

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