Mike (1926)

Genres - Comedy, Crime  |   Countries - USA  |  
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Sally O'Neil is "Mike," the hoydenish daughter of railroad-construction foreman Charles Murray. Our heroine tries to help out Harlan (William Haines), who's been having trouble finding work since serving a prison term for a crime he didn't commit. She arranges for Harlan to get a job on her dad's construction crew, and in this capacity he rescues the girl from train robbers. The climax is handled in a farcical manner, with "Mike"'s father and his "friendly enemy" Tad (Ford Sterling) arranging for a fleet of WWI planes to strafe the villains with bombs! Director Marshall Neilan also wrote the original story, so he had only himself to blame for the sillier plot developments.



daughter, ex-convict, false-conviction, railroad, train-robbery, unemployment