Boom Town

  • 1940
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

More of a "pop" than a "boom". Lavish MGM production in which the studio paired its greatest male stars, Gable and Tracy, for the last time. The story concerns two oilmen whose financial ups and downs are interwoven with their romantic entanglements. Against a backdrop of gushing oil wells and East Coast wheeling and dealing, Gable steals his friend's true...read more

Boom Town - Official Trailer
02:29 — Oil! The ebony lifeblood of American industry...and of mighty fortunes made and lost. In search of one of those black-gold fortunes, two bare-knuckle (more…)
Trailer
02:31 — 'Big John' McMasters (Gable) and 'Square John' Sand (Tracy) are two down-on-their-luck oil wildcatters who join forces. Without enough money, they ste (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: More of a "pop" than a "boom". Lavish MGM production in which the studio paired its greatest male stars, Gable and Tracy, for the last time. The story concerns two oilmen whose financial ups and downs are interwoven with their romantic entanglements. Again… (more)

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