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East of the River (1940)

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74 min | Crime, Drama

Troubled youths Joe and Nick Lorenzo grow into very different men: Joe a small-time hoodlum and Nick an honored college graduate. When Nick falls for Joe's girl Laurie, trouble erupts between the two men and also with the gang that has it ...See moreTroubled youths Joe and Nick Lorenzo grow into very different men: Joe a small-time hoodlum and Nick an honored college graduate. When Nick falls for Joe's girl Laurie, trouble erupts between the two men and also with the gang that has it in for Joe. Written by Jim Beaver See less
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Writers
Fred Niblo Jr. (screenplay) | John Fante (story "Mama Ravioli") | Ross B. Wills (story "Mama Ravioli")
Cinematographer
Sidney Hickox (as Sid Hickox)
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Updated Oct 28, 1940

Release date
Nov 9, 1940 (United States)

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46 cast members
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John Garfield
Joseph Enrico 'Joe' Lorenzo Joseph Enrico 'Joe' Lorenzo   See fewer
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Brenda Marshall
Laurie Romayne Laurie Romayne   See fewer
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Marjorie Rambeau
Mama Teresa Lorenzo Mama Teresa Lorenzo   See fewer
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George Tobias
Tony Scaduto Tony Scaduto   See fewer
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William Lundigan
Nicholas Antonio 'Nick' Lorenzo Nicholas Antonio 'Nick' Lorenzo   See fewer
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Moroni Olsen
Judge R.D. Davis Judge R.D. Davis   See fewer
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Douglas Fowley
Cy Turner Cy Turner   See fewer
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Jack La Rue
Frank 'Frisco' Scarfi (as Jack LaRue) Frank 'Frisco' Scarfi (as Jack LaRue)   See fewer
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Jack Carr
'No Neck' Griswold 'No Neck' Griswold   See fewer
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Russell Hicks
Warden Warden   See fewer
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Charley Foy
Customer (as Charles Foy) Customer (as Charles Foy)   See fewer
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Ralph Volkie
Smith, Turner's Henchman Smith, Turner's Henchman   See fewer
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Jimmy O'Gatty
Turner's Henchman Turner's Henchman   See fewer
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Robert Homans
Patrolman Shanahan Patrolman Shanahan   See fewer
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Joe Conti
Joe ( as a young Boy Joe ( as a young Boy   See fewer
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O'Neill Nolan
Nick (as a young Boy) Nick (as a young Boy)   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Dink Rogers, Blackjack Player (uncredited) Dink Rogers, Blackjack Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Barcroft
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Bruce
Student (uncredited) Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Railroad Detective (uncredited) Railroad Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Clayton
Flower Delivery Boy (uncredited) Flower Delivery Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ann Edmonds
Marie Carmine (uncredited) Marie Carmine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Faylen
Tour Guide (uncredited) Tour Guide (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Fielding
University President (uncredited) University President (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sol Gorss
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Graham
Slugged Policeman (uncredited) Slugged Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Creighton Hale
Casino Floor Man (uncredited) Casino Floor Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arch Hendricks
Sergeant McNamara (uncredited) Sergeant McNamara (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Herman
Hotdog Vendor (uncredited) Hotdog Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Humbert
Ice Cream Vendor (uncredited) Ice Cream Vendor (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Lloyd
Charlie, Man with Letter (uncredited) Charlie, Man with Letter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Mandy
Mr. Lombardo, a Diner (uncredited) Mr. Lombardo, a Diner (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Marshall
Commencement Usher (uncredited) Commencement Usher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mayo
Prison Guard (uncredited) Prison Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Howard M. Mitchell
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Prison Guard (uncredited) Prison Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat O'Malley
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Pawley
Dave Carter (uncredited) Dave Carter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Rhein
Blackjack Dealer (uncredited) Blackjack Dealer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Sanford
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hector V. Sarno
Pop Fiachhetti (uncredited) Pop Fiachhetti (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cliff Saum
Prison Guard (uncredited) Prison Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Stanley
Commencement Speaker (uncredited) Commencement Speaker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Armand 'Curly' Wright
Bruno (uncredited) Bruno (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 235 votes