Illegal (1932)

Genres - Crime, Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Melodrama  |   Run Time - 64 min.  |   Countries - UK, USA  |  
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In this British drama, a woman squanders her husband's fortune and then boots him out. With no savings, she and a friend open a nightclub where illegal gambling is done and liquor is drunk. There she earns enough money to school her two daughters. One of the daughters winds up killing the father. The mother, wanting to forget it all, burns down her club and silently slips away.

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daughter, marital-problems, murder, nightclub, gambling