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After the adversary of a bootlegger has him killed, he takes up with his widow, a gold-digging chorus girl, but a handsome bodyguard is also determined to win her over.
'Office Boy' gets paid $500/month in 1934. That's the equivalent to $9,374.37/month in 2019.
Office Boy, will you kiss a pal goodbye, just for luck?
Jimmie 'Office Boy' Burnham: Sure. How can I lose.
Jimmie 'Office Boy' Burnham: Well, now what?
Mary Magiz: Now what, yourself.
Jimmie 'Office Boy' Burnham: Gee, I must be even dumber than you.
The story is supposedly taking place in New York City, but during the automobile chase near the end of the film the principals in their Mercedes drive up Grand Avenue in Los Angeles, passing the Mayflower Hotel and in and out of the Grand Central Garage. In another scene they pop into a hotel lobby with Hotel Stowell, located on South Spring Street, in Los Angeles, in the background.
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