Each Dawn I Die Movie Review Summary

Actors: James Cagney, George Raft, George Bancroft, Jane Bryan

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EACH DAWN I DIE is a Warner production directed by William Keighley in 1939.
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James Cagney, a journalist, is framed while trying to implicate an important politician in a scandal. Sent to jail for murder, Cagney makes the acquaintance of George Raft who will try, after his escape, to find a proof clearing James Cagney. In the meantime, Cagney's colleagues also try to prove him innocent, but by the legal ways.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1930's-1950's Legal/Political Thriller?    -   Yes Legal Thriller Plotlets:    -   finding out whether someone is really guilty

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   journalist Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


United States    -   Yes Misc setting    -   prison

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns    -   knives Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets    -   perforation--swords/knives Is this movie based on a    -   book

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