Added by on 2014-10-06

Thriller / Drama / Action (1929) 91 Minutes ~ Black & White

Chick Williams, a prohibition gangster, rejoins his mob soon after being released from prison. When a policeman is murdered during a robbery, he falls under suspicion. The gangster took Joan, a policeman’s daughter, to the theater, sneaked out during the intermission to commit the crime, then used her to support his alibi. The detective squad employs its most sophisticated and barbaric techniques, including planting an undercover agent in the gang, to bring him to justice.

Director: Roland West

Writers: Roland West (screenplay), C. Gardner Sullivan (screenplay)

Stars: Chester Morris, Harry Stubbs, Mae Busch