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Men of Boys Town
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NR,1hr 46min
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1941
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Synopsis: In this sequel to the 1938 boxoffice hit Boys Town, Spencer Tracy repeats his Oscar-winning role of Father Flanagan, with Mickey Rooney likewise reprising his characterization of reformed hoodlum Whitey Marsh. Still operating on the theory that "No boy is bad, if given a chance", Father Flanagan has created Boys Town, a nondemoninational sanctuary for wayward and homeless youngsters in Omaha, Nebraska. Despite the success of his operation insofar as building the character of his charges, the good ... Full Synopsis
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It's all familiar territory in Men of Boys Town, especially for those who have seen this sequel's far superior original, Boys Town. Some of that familiarity is by no means bad, at least when one is talking about the cast. Who is going to complain about having the irreplaceable Spencer Tracy back in one of his signature roles? Or about Mickey Rooney or Lee J. Cobb once again adding their talents? And ... Read Review
Featured Cast
Father Flanagan
Whitey Marsh
Dave Morris
Ted Manley
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