The Public Enemy

  • 1931
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Crime

Fascinating and brutally realistic, THE PUBLIC ENEMY, along with LITTLE CAESAR, BAD COMPANY, and SCARFACE, set the pattern for the gangster films of the 1930s. It also made a star of its volatile leading man, James Cagney, and confirmed director William Wellman as a major force in talkies. The film opens with two young Irish boys, Tom (Frank Coghlan) and...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Harvey Thew
John Bright
Kubec Glasmon
Source (1 Credit)
John Bright
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Dev Jennings
Editor (1 Credit)
Ed McCormick
Art Director (1 Credit)
Max Parker
Costumes (2 Credits)
Earl Luick
Music Director (1 Credit)
David Mendoza
Make Up (1 Credit)
Perc Westmore