They Drive By Night

Warner Bros.   (1940) / Region 1
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"One of The Best Road Movies to Emerge From A Major Studio in The 1940s." - The Movie Guide

George Raft and Humphrey Bogart share a driving ambition in They Drive by Night, a feisty tale of brothers trying to make a go of their independent trucking enterprise. Ann Sheridan plays a truck-stop waitress dishing out both the daily special and the patter. And Ida Lupino is the headstrong executive who mixes business and romance with murder.

With Bogart again riding shotgun en route to leading-man stardom (which he would achieve the following year) and Raft at the wheel in one of his best roles, this fine example of Warner Bros. social-conscience filmmaking (directed by Raoul Walsh) proved a sturdy vehicle for both. The movie proved even more fortuitous for Lupino: Her courtroom breakdown made her an "overnight" sensation that landed her a studio contract.

Details

  • Length
  • Rating NR
  • Released:
  • Added Jul 06 2006
  • Production Year 1940
  • Empire SKU 1176077
  • UPC Code 012569794696
  • Studio  Warner Bros.
  • Packaging Keep
  • Number of Discs 1
  • Disc SS-DL
  • Subtitles English, French and Spanish

Features

New Featurette: Divided Highway: The Story of They Drive by Night
Vintage Musical Short: Swingtime in the Movies
Theatrical Trailer

Audio/Video

  • Audio
    English Dolby Digital Mono
  • Video
    Standard 1.33:1 B&W

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