Overview

James Cagney star's as Tom Powers, a trouble-ridden individual who rises from the position of cheap thug to that of a powerful Prohibition gangster. When his best friend is murdered, Powers self-destructively seeks deadly retaliation.

  1. John Bright

    Writer

  2. Kubec Glasmon

    Writer

  3. William A. Wellman

    Director

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  1. James Cagney

    James Cagney

    Tom Powers

  2. Jean Harlow

    Jean Harlow

    Gwen Allen

  3. Edward Woods

    Edward Woods

    Matt Doyle

  4. Joan Blondell

    Joan Blondell

    Mamie

  5. Donald Cook

    Donald Cook

    Mike Powers

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Status Released

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  • April 23, 1931
    NR
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 23m

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