James Cagney Melodrama Full Movie | Great Guy (1936) | Retrospective

A meat inspector sets out to rid his town of payoff deals affecting the quality of meat being sold to the public.

Great Guy is a 1936 American crime film noir directed by John G. Blystone and starring James Cagney. In the film, an honest inspector for the New York Department of Weights and Measures takes on corrupt merchants and politicians.

Film: Great Guy (1936)
Produced by: Douglas MacLean
Director: John G. Blystone
Story by James Edward Grant
(“The Johnnie Cave Stories”)
Screenplay: Henry McCarty
Henry Johnson
Cast: James Cagney as Johnny Cave
Mae Clarke as Janet Henry
James Burke as Patrick James Aloysius Haley
Edward Brophy as Pete Reilly
Henry Kolker as Abel Canning
Bernadene Hayes as Hazel Scott
Edward McNamara as Captain Pat Hanlon
Robert Gleckler as Marty Cavanaugh
Joe Sawyer as Joe Burton
Edward Gargan as Al
Matty Fain as Tin
Mary Gordon as Mrs. Ogilvie
Wallis Clark as Joel Green
Douglas Wood as Mayor

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