Up the River features St. Louis and Dannemora Dan, two hardened but likable prison convicts who break out of prison. However, they return behind bars just in time to play in a prison all-star baseball game. Spencer Tracy (in his first film) and Humphrey Bogart (in his second film) star.

Up the River (1930) Comedy, Crime, Drama | 92min | 12 October 1930 (USA) 6.1
Director: John FordWriter: Maurine Dallas WatkinsStars: Spencer Tracy, Claire Luce, Warren HymerSummary: Two prisoners, Saint Louis and Dannemora Dan, escape during a theatrical production in order to go to the aid of Steve, a former prisoner whose past is about to be exposed by the man who framed Judy unless Steve agrees to help him commit another crime.


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