The Irish in Us (1935) - Rotten Tomatoes

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The Irish in Us (1935)





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In this family comedy, two brothers, a prizefighter's manager and a cop become romantic rivals as they tussle for the love of the police captain's daughter. The trouble begins when she frustrates the cop by falling for the manager.The manager begins promoting a rotten fighter whom he honestly believes can win. On this eve of the championship fight, the boxer gets drunk thereby forcing the manager to don the gloves and fight the bout himself. He does and wins his brother's respect and the heart of the girl.


James Cagney
as Danny O'Hara
Pat O'Brien
as Pat O'Hara
Olivia de Havilland
as Lucille Jackson
Frank McHugh
as Mike O'Hara
Allen Jenkins
as Car-Barn Hammerschlag
Mary Gordon
as Mrs. O'Hara
J. Farrell MacDonald
as Capt. Jackson
Harvey Parry
as Joe Delaney
Mabel Colcord
as Neighbor
Bess Flowers
as Lady in Ring
Jack McHugh
as Messenger Boy
Thomas E. Jackson
as Doc Mullins
Harry Seymour
as Announcer
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Critic Reviews for The Irish in Us

All Critics (2)

As has been the case with so many good artists, the mannerisms hold, for a while, but with a few more such pictures he would be ruined.

April 16, 2020 | Full Review…

Little comedy benefits from strong cast.

November 30, 2015 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Irish in Us


Standard Warners programmer put over by the stars all at the beginning of their careers.

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