West of Broadway

West of Broadway

West of Broadway is a 1931 American pre-Code drama film directed by Harry Beaumont and written by Ralph Graves, Bess Meredyth, Gene Markey, and James Kevin McGuinness. The film stars John Gilbert, El Brendel, Lois Moran, Madge Evans and Ralph Bellamy. The film was released on November 28, 1931, by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.


Jerry Stevens is a Chicago millionaire whose fiancee Anne falls for another man while Jerry's off to war. Jerry ends up escorting two young ladies, roommates Dot and Maizie, to a party, and when Anne turns up there with her new lover, a jealous Jerry lies and introduces Dot as his new love.

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    director Harry Beaumont
    editor George Hively
    genre drama
    keywords arizona chicago drink even justice of the peace new love wait
    musicBy George M. Cohan
    productionCompany Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    publisher Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer