East Side Kids

  • 1940

13 %

East Side Kids is a 1940 English-language Comedy Drama film written by William Lively and directed by Robert F. Hill and produced by Sam Katzman. A young street kid grows up and becomes a cop when he realizes that crime doesn't pay. One of his childhood friends is in prison for a murder he didn't commit, and the cop looks for evidence to free him. Meanwhile, the prisoner's brother gets mixed up with a gang of counterfeiters, and inadvertently discovers the evidence that can set his brother free, if he can only get someone to believe him. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com. East side kids stars Leon Ames in the title role along with an ensemble cast including Dennis Moore, Joyce Bryant, East Side Kids, Hal E. Chester, Harris Berger and Frankie Burke. The music was composed by Johnny Lange along with Lew Porter. Cinematography was done by Art Reed and editing by Earl Turner. The movie has a running time of 62 minutes. It was released on 10th February 1940. Distribution rights for the film were acquired by Monogram Pictures Corporation.

Release Date 10 FEB 1940



Comedy , Drama , Romance

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