King Of The Roaring 20S--The Story Of Arnold Rothstein

  • 1961
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Biography, Crime

The true story of Arnold Rothstein has yet to be made as a movie, but this will have to suffice until that day dawns. Based on Leo Katcher's The Big Bankroll, this movie bites off more than it can chew, in that Rothstein's life was so full that one movie couldn't do it justice (or injustice, so to speak). Janssen is the son of devout Jewish parents, blessed...read more

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The twenties were a wild time when gangsters ruled the streets and gambling was their favorite pastime. This fast-moving drama captures the feel and flare of these "roaring '20s." Starring David Janssen ("Run for Your Life," TV's "The Fugitive") and screen legend Mickey Rooney ("National Velvet").

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(Movie Clip) Jekyll And Company
Showgirl Carolyn (Dianne Foster) backstage with Madge (Diana Dors) and company, then on her second date with Arnold (David Janssen) in King Of The Roa (more…)
(Movie Clip) You've Got Five Seconds
Crooked politician Tim O'Brien (Jack Carson) has not too much trouble persuading Arnold (David Janssen) to cut out his life-long partner, in King Of T (more…)

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  • Review: The true story of Arnold Rothstein has yet to be made as a movie, but this will have to suffice until that day dawns. Based on Leo Katcher's The Big Bankroll, this movie bites off more than it can chew, in that Rothstein's life was so full that one movie c… (more)

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