Me and My Gal
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Me and My Gal
In this wisecracking comedy, Dan Dolan (Spencer Tracy) is a cop whose beat is the New York waterfront. Dan has a soft spot for Helen Riley (Joan Bennett), a sharp-tongued waitress at a cheap diner, while her scatter-brained sister Kate (Marion Burns) is in love with Duke Castage (George Walsh), a sleazy low-level mobster. While Duke makes a play for Kate, both Helen and Dan know that he's bad news, and Dan wants to put Duke behind bars before he can break Kate's heart. Me and My Gal was directed by Raoul Walsh, one of the great craftsmen of the studio system -- and also the brother of… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Uneven but sometimes inventive comedy drama, set among the working poor in the Depression."
‑ Michael E. Grost, Classic Film and Television
"Me and My Gal justifies the loftiest standards of realism and entertainment."
‑ Armond White, New York Press
"The wonder of Spencer Tracy is that he never looks like he's acting."
‑ Michael W. Phillips, Jr., Goatdog's Movies
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