Johnny Come Lately

  |  97 min
Rated U by the BBFC


Ex-reporter Tom Richards (James Cagney) is rescued from imprisonment for vagrancy and brought back into the newspaper trade by Vinnie McLeod (Grace George), the editor of a struggling local rag. Setting out to expose political corruption, the duo come up against unscrupulous media magnate Big Boss Dougherty (Edward McNamara), but refuse to be intimidated.