Tiger Shark

Richard Arlen and Edward G Robinson in a screencap from Tiger Shark (1932) filmed off the coast of San Diego.

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Edward G Robinson and Richard Arlen are tuna fishermen in Tiger Shark (1932).

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the happy wedding day in Tiger Shark (1932).

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Zita Johann and Edward G Robinson in an original publicity still for Tiger Shark (1932).  Zita is best known opposite Boris Karloff in The Mummy, also from 1932.

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Edward G Robinson is part of another Hawks triangle in Tiger Shark (1932).  In his second film with Howard Hawks, Barbary Coast, he had Miriam Hopkins all to himself.

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screencap from Tiger Shark (1932).  As with all Howard Hawks movies, the action scenes are excellent.  The drama in Tiger Shark isn’t bad either.

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Edward G Robinson and Zita Johann are husband and wife in Tiger Shark (1932).

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Edward G Robinson and Miriam Hopkins in Barbary Coast (1935)

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Miriam Hopkins, new in town, gets a job in Edward G Robinson’s turn of the century casino in Barbary Coast (1935).

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Howard Hawks on the set of Barbary Coast (1935) with Edward G Robinson and Miriam Hopkins.  This was the first of four films he made with independent producer Samuel Goldwyn.

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Edward G Robinson as Mike Mascarenhas loses a hand to a Tiger Shark (1932).

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Edward G Robinson and Zita Johann are newlyweds in Tiger Shark (1932) with Edward’s best friend Richard Arlen resting below.

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publicity still for Tiger Shark (1932) with Richard Arlen, Zita Johann and Edward G Robinson.   Richard was born in St Paul, Minnesota and had 178 acting credits, from an uncredited bit in 1921, to 1976.  Richard’s films among the best 1,001 are Wings, The Virginian, Alice in Wonderland (as the Cheshire Cat), and The Best Man.

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Leila Bennett as Muggsey, Richard Arlen and Edward G Robinson in a publicity still for Tiger Shark (1932).  Leila was born in Newark, New Jersey and had 22 acting credits, from an uncredited bit in 1931, through Fury in 1936, also starring Paul Muni.   Leila was also in two 1930s horror films, Doctor X and Mark of the Vampire.

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Edward G Robinson in a publicity still for Tiger Shark (1932).  He worked with Howard Hawks again on Barbary Coast (1936) for independent producer Samuel Goldwyn.