My Buddy (1944)

Genres - Comedy, Crime, War  |   Sub-Genres - War Drama  |   Run Time - 67 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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A priest relates the tale of his friend, a WWI veteran, to the Post-War Planning Committee. Unable to get a job upon his return from the war, he puts off his marriage and works for a bootlegger. He is forced to take a rap for his boss, goes to prison, and forms a gang. After his release, a gang war breaks out, resulting in his death. He leaves a note to his friend the priest asking that his story be told as a warning.

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bootlegging, criminal, friendship, priest, prison, veteran [military]