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James Cagney

One of Hollywood’s big names of the 1930’s & 1940’s, Cagney, gained a reputation playing tough, energetic, fast-talking, gangster-types in a string of popular mobster flicks  such as “The Doorway To Hell” (1930),“The Public Enemy” (1931), “Smart Money” (1931), “Lady Killer” (1933), “Angels With Dirty Faces” (1938) & “White Heat” (1949).

James Cagney

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Birth Name:
James Francis Cagney

Date Of Birth:
17th July 1899

Place Of Birth:
Yonkers, New York, USA

Date Of Death :
30 March 1986

Place Of Death :
Stanfordville, New York, USA

Height: 5’ 7”

Spouse: Frances Bill Vernon (1922 - 1986)

Film Debut:
“Sinner’s Holiday” (1930)

Academy Award Winner:
In 1943 Cagney won the “Best Actor” Oscar for his performance in “Yankee Doodle Dandy”.

James Cagney’s Top 10 Movies on VHS & DVD :

The Public Enemy(1931) VHS
James Cagney in the role that made him a star! He's a small-time hood who gets involved with a Prohibition racket in a big way. Mae Clarke co-stars (in the classic grapefruit-in-the-face scene), along with Jean Harlow, Eddie Woods, Joan Blondell and Donald Cook. 84 min.

"G" Men(1935) VHS
Streetwise lawyer James Cagney joins the FBI in order to avenge the gangland murder of an agent who was his friend in this exciting crime drama that also stars Robert Armstrong, Barton MacLane, Margaret Lindsay and Ann Dvorak. 85 min.

Something To Sing About [DVD](1937) DVD
Jimmy Cagney's at his foot-tappin' best as a New York bandleader who is offered a movie contract in this song-filled comedy that includes a few jabs at the Hollywood studio system. With Evelyn Daw, William Frawley. AKA: "Battling Hoofer." 93 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.

The Oklahoma Kid(1939) VHS
Cagney climbs into the saddle and evens sings in this Western drama, playing a notorious outlaw who teams up with his marshal brother for revenge against the men who lynched his father in order to keep their grip on a frontier town. Humphrey Bogart heads up the baddies; with Rosemary Lane, Harvey Stephens, Donald Crisp. 85 min.

Yankee Doodle Dandy [DVD](1942) DVD
James Cagney is a bundle of energy in his Oscar-winning portrayal of Broadway legend George M. Cohan, from his vaudeville days with his family to fame as the writer of "Over There," "Give My Regards to Broadway," and countless other classic songs. Rosemary DeCamp and Walter Huston co-star in one of Hollywood's liveliest and best-loved musicals. 125 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; audio commentary; documentaries; outtakes; bonus Cagney short "You, John Jones" (1943); bonus 1942 radio broadcast; cartoons; theatrical trailers. Two-disc set.

Blood On The Sun [DVD](1945) DVD
Hard-hitting newspaperman James Cagney, stationed in 1930s Japan, finds himself caught in an espionage plot when he tries to warn American officials about the growing threat of war. Terrific action-drama co-stars Sylvia Sydney, Robert Armstrong. 98 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English mono; scene access. Plays All Regions.

13 Rue Madeleine [DVD](1947) DVD
Crack wartime espionage story stars James Cagney as an O.S.S. agent sent into occupied France to uncover the site of a German missile silo before the Allied landing at Normandy. Told in a documentary style; with Annabella Richard Conte, Frank Latimore. 95 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: Spanish; newsreel clip; theatrical trailer.

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye [DVD](1950) DVD
Jimmy Cagney is in fine fettle as a ruthless hood who breaks out of prison and lets nobody on either side of the law get in his way. Slam-bang gangster thriller also stars Ward Bond, Barbara Payton, William Frawley; look for Cagney's brother William as his screen sibling. 102 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.

Mister Roberts [DVD](1955) DVD
Henry Fonda re-created his Broadway stage role in this classic comedy/drama about the dehumanizing aspects of war. On board a WWII supply ship in the Pacific, cargo officer Fonda longs for combat duty, but in the meantime serves as a buffer between the men and tyrannical captain James Cagney. With William Powell as the ship's doctor and Best Supporting Actor Oscar-winner Jack Lemmon as Ensign Pulver. 140 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French mono; Subtitles: English, French; audio commentary by Jack Lemmon; excerpt from "Toast of the Town"; documentary; production notes; theatrical trailers; scene access; more.

One, Two, Three [DVD](1961) DVD
Billy Wilder's hilarious jab at American big business and Cold War politics is highlighted by James Cagney's rapid-fire performance. He's a Coca-Cola exec in West Berlin whose future is in jeopardy when the boss' visiting daughter secretly marries a Communist East Berliner. The supporting cast includes Arlene Francis, Horst Buchholz, Pamela Tiffin. 108 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono, Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, French, Spanish; theatrical trailer.


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