Young America (1932 film)

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Young America
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Directed by Frank Borzage
Produced by William Fox
Written by John Frederick Ballard (play)
Maurine Watkins
William M. Conselman (screenplay)
Starring Spencer Tracy
Doris Kenyon
Distributed by Fox
Release date
  • April 17, 1932 (1932-04-17)
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited States

Young America is a 1932 American Pre-Code drama film about two juvenile delinquents - Arthur and Nutty - directed by Frank Borzage and starring Spencer Tracy and Doris Kenyon. It was first adapted for the screen by Maurine Watkins from the play by Fred Ballard (Copyright 1931, Premier Syndicate Hollywood, Sept. 2). William M. Conselman rewrote the screenplay and Maurine Watkins' name no longer appeared on the credits (per American Film Institute catalog). Raymond Borzage plays Edward 'Nutty' Beamish in the film. [1]



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