After killing an unknown man for an unknown reason, a mysterious drifter turns himself to the law, under a false name intending to protect his own family’s honor. But when the news of his conviction breaks, the drifter’s sister and mother seeks the possibility that the man is her long lost brother.
Director: William K. Howard.
Stars: Paul Muni, Johnny Mack Brown, Marguerite Churchill, Don Terry, DeWitt Jennings, Henry Kolker, Edith Yorke, Richard Carlyle, Henry Kolker.
1930 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Paul Muni).
1930 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Writing, Achievement (Tom Barry).