Up The River

  • 1930
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Prison

Spencer Tracy made his film debut in this prison comedy which is all but lost today. The film opens with Tracy and his slow-witted sidekick, Hymer, breaking out of jail. They go their separate ways but meet up years later when Tracy sees Hymer preaching in front of a Salvation Army band. Tracy taunts him with shouts of "Crime doesn't pay!" until the fugitive...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Maurine Watkins
William Collier
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
William Fox
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Joseph August
Editor (1 Credit)
Frank E. Hull
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Duncan Cramer

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