The Gang Buster

  • 1931
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy

Comedian Oakie is a small-town stooge who, through his bumbling, puts a number of gangsters behind bars. He gets himself caught in the crossfire of two warring gangs, and when a mob boss orders him to abduct a young woman, Oakie tells him that it's against the law and he'll get arrested. This well-written comedy uses the then-very-popular gangster genre...read more

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Comedian Oakie is a small-town stooge who, through his bumbling, puts a number of gangsters behind bars. He gets himself caught in the crossfire of two warring gangs, and when a mob boss orders him to abduct a young woman, Oakie tells him that it's against the law and he'll get arrested.

This well-written comedy uses the then-very-popular gangster genre with hilarious results.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Comedian Oakie is a small-town stooge who, through his bumbling, puts a number of gangsters behind bars. He gets himself caught in the crossfire of two warring gangs, and when a mob boss orders him to abduct a young woman, Oakie tells him that it's against… (more)

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