Upper World (1934)

Upper World





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Written by the prolific Ben Hecht, Upper World is a clash-of-class melodrama set in New York City. Railroad tycoon Alexander Stream (Warren William) is neglected by his social-climbing wife Mary Astor. Quite unintentionally, through a chance encounter, he strikes up a reasonably chaste friendship with good-hearted showgirl Lilly Linder (Ginger Rogers). Lilly's ex-boyfriend Lou Colima (J. Carroll Naish) sees an opportunity to blackmail Stream; Lilly tries to block him from doing so, and is … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Ben Hecht, Ben Markson
In Theaters:
Warner Bros. Pictures


as Allexander 'Alex' St...

as Mrs. Hettie Stream

as Lilly Linda

as Tommy Stream

as Oscar the Chauffeur

as Lou Colima

as Caldwell the Butler

as Commissioner Clark

as Capt. Reynolds

as Chris the Janitor

as Banker

as Officer Moran

as Inspector Kellogg

as Housekeeper

as Steward

as Captain

as Sailor

as Crandall

as Maurice

as Chorus Girl

as Chorus Girl

as Salesman

as Carter

as Medical Examiner

as Detective

as Detective

as City Editor

as Fingerprint Expert

as Attorney

as Bailiff

as Court Clerk

as Passerby
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Warren William's character is a little much of an asshole to be likeable; don't think that was the movies intention.

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