City for Conquest is a 1940 American drama film directed by Anatole Litvak, starring James Cagney, Ann Sheridan, and Arthur Kennedy. It is based on the novel of the same name by Aben Kandel. Cagney plays a truck driver named Danny Kenny, who starts as a New York boxing contender. Ann Sheridan plays his girlfriend, Peggy. Being successful as a boxer, Danny decides to financially help his brother Eddie to become a professional musician. Peggy on the other hand, loses her heart to Murray Burns , a professional dancer, and she turns down Danny's proposal in order to go for a dancing career....
|Directed by:||Anatole Litvak, Jean Negulesco|
|Producer:||Hal B. Wallis, Anatole Litvak|
|Music by:||Max Steiner|
|Cinematography:||James Wong Howe, Sol Polito|