White Heat

(1949)

Overview

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

    Story

  2. Ben Roberts

    Screenplay

  3. Ivan Goff

    Screenplay

  4. Raoul Walsh

    Director

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

Full Cast & Crew

White Heat
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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 2, 1949
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 54m

Budget -

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