A lonely boy with no friends sees his secret rooftop hiding spot invaded by a fugitive. The boy soon ends up developing a bond with the villain.
A sculptor ignores a flood of angry complaints when he refuses to stop working on a statue of a loathsome dictator.
A Native American from Oklahoma arrives in New York, prepared to fulfill a dream of running a farm with his wartime buddy, but the friend has since developed into a gangster.
Landing in New York, a Burmese soldier seeks to avenge the loss of his four brothers.
With both police and organized crime looking for him, a gunman hires a professional dice player to help him earn enough money to flee the country.
A gangster attempts to blackmail his son's distinguished teacher into giving the child good grades, but the effort ends up having terrible consequences.
The detectives are forced to solve the mystery of a beautiful Chinese girl who is killed, with both her boyfriend and father each confessing to committing the crime.
Prevented by a bridge from sailing his sloop into the inlet, a retired postman tries to make a major railroad listen to his demand to open the bridge.
A young man who was emotionally neglected by his mother, goes off to find love and companionship elsewhere, but ends up in trouble instead.
Adultery is in the air as a married man keeps an affair with his son's Swedish governess under wraps.
The detectives deal with the bizarre case of the aftermath of a hearse that is involved in an accident. Following the collision, the coffin is thrown into the street and a "body" gets out and quickly runs away.
Beau Choiseul's sense of chivalry is put into practice after a women's honor is attacked and he takes it upon himself to avenge the insult.
A guilt-ridden laborer who once turned in his criminal brother-in-law to the police, refuses to help when the same relative commits another crime.