COUNSELLOR AT LAW (1933):
The story focuses on several days in a critical juncture in the life of George Simon, who rose from his humble roots in a poor Jewish ghetto on the Lower East Side of Manhattan to become a shrewd, highly successful attorney. Earlier in his career, he allowed a guilty client to perjure himself on the witness stand, because he believed the man could be rehabilitated if freed. Rival lawyer Francis Clark Baird has learned about the incident and is threatening to expose George, which will lead to his disbarment. The possibility of a public scandal horrifies his socialite wife Cora, who plans to flee to Europe with Roy Darwin.
DVD-R is in English with no subtitles. Approx. 81 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!
CHINATOWN NIGHTS (1929):
Joan Fry, a society woman, falls in love with Chuck Riley, the leader of a powerful gang in Chinatown, and he quickly drags her down into the depths with him. But seeing her so much in love with him causes him to realize he is in love with her, and he determines to lift her up again. "Boston" Charley, the rival gang-leader, has other plans.
DVD-R is in English with no subtitles. Approx. 78 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!