Dragnet Patrol

Dragnet Patrol

Vernon Dent
Director: Frank Strayer Cast: Vernon Dent
Vernon Dent
, Walter Long
Walter Long
, George "Gabby" Hayes
George "Gabby" Hayes
Frank Strayer


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As cheap as any other poverty-row talkie, Dragnet Patrol possesses a breezy charm that is hard to resist. Glenn Tryon stars as a rambunctious sailor who marries carnival cutie Vera Reynolds. For her sake, he hires himself out to shady business entrepreneur Walter Long, only to face extermination when Long's faithless wife Symona Boniface "comes on" to him. Finally getting his priorities straight, Tryon returns to his wife, but not before an understanding judge gives him a severe dressing-down in court. Effortlessly stealing the picture is 2-reel comedy perennial Vernon Dent as Tryon's sailor pal; the scene in which Dent returns home to his wife Marjorie Beebe, only to be forced to kick Beebe's current boyfriend out the back door, is priceless. Also worth noting is the performance of veteran screen heavy Walter Long, who turns out to be more honorable and up-front than the so-called hero.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/28/2009
UPC: 0089218579898
Original Release: 1932
Source: Alpha Video
Region Code: 0
Presentation: [B&W]
Time: 0:55:00

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Dragnet Patrol
1. Chapter 2 [:05]
2. Chapter 3 [:05]
3. Chapter 4 [:05]
4. Chapter 5 [:05]
5. Chapter 6 [:05]
6. Chapter 7 [:05]

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