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Great Guy (1942)

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After retiring from a boxing career, Johnny Cave (James Cagney) accepts an appointment to serve as head of the Bureau of Weights and Measures. However, when he discovers that his organization is full of corruption and lies, he sets out to uncover the scam, much to the dismay of his girlfriend, Janet (Mae Clarke), and his underhanded coworkers.

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Cast

James Cagney
as Johnny 'Red' Cave
Mae Clarke
as Janet Henry
James Burke
as Patrick James Aloysius 'Pat' Haley
Henry Kolker
as Conning
Bernadene Hayes
as Hazel Scott
Edward S. Brophy
as Pete Reilly
Edward McNamara
as Capt. Pat Hanlon
Robert Gleckler
as Cavanaugh
Joe Sawyer
as Joe Burton
Mary Gordon
as Mrs. Ogilvie
Wallis Clark
as Joel Green
Douglas Wood
as The Mayor
Eddy Chandler
as Meat clerk
Pete Reilly
as Edward Brophy
Henry Roquemore
as Store manager
Kate Price
as Woman at Accident
Frank O'Connor
as Detective
Arthur Hoyt
as Furniture salesman
Jack Pennick
as Truck Driver
Lynton Brent
as Reporter
John Dilson
as City Editor
Bud Geary
as Guest
Bobby Barber
as Grocery clerk
Ethelreda Leopold
as Burton's Girl Friend
Bruce Mitchell
as Cop at Accident
Frank Mills
as Party guest
Ben Hendricks Jr.
as Party guest
Bill O'Brien
as 2nd Meat Clerk
W.J. O'Brien
as Meat Clerk #2
Lester Dorr
as Chauffeur
Harry Tenbrook
as Receiving clerk
Lee Shumway
as Mike the cop
Gertrude Astor
as Party Guest
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Cagney is a great guy, and a great actor, but this movie isn't so great.

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