Torrid Zone
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Torrid Zone star James Cagney once described the film as "The Front Page among the bananas." Indeed, the screenplay diligently follows the Front Page plot device of a tough boss (Pat O'Brien) pulling every underhanded trick in the book to keep his top man (Cagney) from quitting. This time the setting is a Central American plantation owned by O'Brien, which supervisor Cagney would dearly love to leave behind. Complicating the plot is a nightclub singer (Anne Sheridan) over whom O'Brien and Tracy do battle; a bored married woman (Helen Vinson) with eyes for Cagney; and a… More
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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Yeah, it's a melange of much, but, boy, is it ever a lot of slickly made fun."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"It's a good example of a lively Warner Brothers film, where the ensemble studio cast have a great chemistry together."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Harmless fun, the movie is more notable for its attractive stars and snappy dialogue than for anything that actually happens in the plot."
‑ John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis
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