About the film
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Bill Cracks Down
Release Date: March 22, 1937
|Genres||:||Action, Drama, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Republic Pictures|
|Writers||:||Dorrell McGowan, Stuart E. McGowan|
William Reardon, a steel magnate, dies and leaves a strange will. When his spineless and dandified heir and son returns home from living in Paris, he finds "Tons' Walker, a strong and burly steel worker running the company, per his late-father's will request. He also finds that his father's will specifies the Junior will change his name to Bill Hall and work in the family steel mill for a year under the fake name. Walker's job is to make a man out of the son. The son is not overjoyed by this prospect. Neither is Walker.