Beggars of Life
Beggars of Life (1928)

A rail-riding vagrant becomes the protector of a frightened country girl (disguised as a boy) wanted for murder. A fascinating look at hobo culture (and arguably an influence on Preston Sturges much later Sullivan's Travels (1941)) with… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 22, 1928
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Richard Brody
New Yorker

Though the sentimental spark of love may conquer all, Wellman leaves a sour air of disgust on the dusty trail.

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Stella Dallas
a gritty and fascinating study of hobo life on the rails. louise brooks plays a girl who kills her abusive guardian and goes on the run dressed as a boy in the… More