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Torrid Zone


Torrid Zone star [[Performer~P10165~James Cagney~jamescagney]] once described the film as "[[Feature~V18777~The Front Page~thefrontpage]] among the bananas." Indeed, the screenplay diligently follows the [[Feature~V18777~Front Page~thefrontpage]] plot device of a tough boss ([[Performer~P53289~Pat O'Brien~patobrien]]) pulling every underhanded trick in the book to keep his top man (Cagney) from quitting. This time the setting is a Central American plantation owned by O'Brien, which supervisor Cagney...more