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Year
1931
Runtime
83 min.
Director
William A. Wellman
Genres
Crime, Drama
Rating *
7.7
Votes *
13,263
Checks
4,332
Favs
198
Dislikes
21
Favs/checks
4.6% (1:22)
Favs/dislikes
9:1
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  1. nosex's avatar

    nosex

    as robert sklar notes: the final sequence recalls classic horror of the period. the gangster, in his final moment, embodies the mummy or frankenstein, he is an abomination. 10 years ago
  2. Mattadd's avatar

    Mattadd

    Holy shit. That ending tho 5 months 2 weeks ago
  3. JimEastwood71's avatar

    JimEastwood71

    Guy on the poster looks like Michael Shannon 6 years 1 month ago
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  3. This movie ranks #61 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  4. This movie ranks #74 in BFI's 360 Classic Feature Films Project
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  5. This movie ranks #99 in Mark Cousins's The Story of Film: An Odyssey
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  6. This movie ranks #103 in David Thomson's Have You Seen?
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  7. This movie ranks #241 in Library of Congress's National Film Registry
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  8. This movie ranks #353 in Emma Beare's 501 Must-See Movies
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  9. This movie ranks #682 in TSPDT's 1,000 Noir Films
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  10. This movie ranks #688 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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  11. This movie ranks #720 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  12. This movie ranks #829 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  13. This movie ranks #922 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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