White Heat



A psychopathic criminal (Cagney) with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and then leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. After the heist, events take a crazy turn.

  1. Virginia Kellogg


  2. Ben Roberts


  3. Ivan Goff


  4. Raoul Walsh


Top Billed Cast

  1. James Cagney

    James Cagney

    Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett

  2. Virginia Mayo

    Virginia Mayo

    Verna Jarrett

  3. Edmond O'Brien

    Edmond O'Brien

    Vic Pardo

  4. Margaret Wycherly

    Margaret Wycherly

    Ma Jarrett

  5. Steve Cochran

    Steve Cochran

    Big Ed Somers

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White Heat
White Heat



Status Released

Release Information

  • September 2, 1949


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 54m

Budget -

Revenue -



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