Up the River
Up the River (1930)

The one-time-only combination of director John Ford and actors Spencer Tracy (in his first film) and Humphrey Bogart (in his second) should be recommendation enough for the offbeat comedy-drama Up the River. Tracy and Warren Hymer play… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 12, 1930
DVD Release Date: February 14, 2006
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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Tongue-in-cheek comedy spoofing prison movies, with delightful performances and story telling.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The film was popular with Depression era-audiences, though the critics creamed it.

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