After Police Captain Dan McLaren becomes police commissioner, former detective Johnny Blake publicly punches him, convincing rackets boss Al Kruger that Blake is sincere in his effort to join the mob. "Bugs" Fenner, meanwhile, is certain that Blake is a police agent.

  1. Seton I. Miller

    Screenplay, Story

  2. William Keighley


  3. Martin Mooney


Top Billed Cast

  1. Edward G. Robinson

    Edward G. Robinson

    Johnny Blake

  2. Joan Blondell

    Joan Blondell

    Lee Morgan

  3. Barton MacLane

    Barton MacLane

    Al Kruger

  4. Humphrey Bogart

    Humphrey Bogart

    'Bugs' Fenner

  5. Frank McHugh

    Frank McHugh


Full Cast & Crew

Bullets or Ballots
Bullets or Ballots



Status Released

Release Information

  • June 6, 1936


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 22m

Budget -

Revenue -



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