About the film
war hero truancy
Youth Runs Wild
Release Date: September 01, 1944
|Slogan||:||«THUNDERING DRAMA of youth on the loose!»|
|Production Companies||:||RKO Radio Pictures|
|Writers||:||John Fante, John Fante, Herbert Kline|
During WWII, adults are either off fighting or busy in the factories, so juvenile delinquency becomes a major problem back home. Danny Hauser, a wounded soldier, finds this out as he returns and three young boys are promptly placed in the care of him and his wife by the court after some hooliganism. How to keep them straight?