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Rated: 8.2 out of 10 with 20,325 votes.
Two young Chicago hoodlums, Tom Powers and Matt Doyle, rise up from their poverty-stricken slum life to become petty thieves, bootleggers and cold-blooded killers. But with street notoriety and newfound wealth, the duo feels the heat from the cops and rival gangsters both. Despite his ruthless criminal reputation, Tom tries to remain connected to his family, however, gang warfare and the need for revenge eventually pull him away.
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8.2NRUnited StatesEnglishIMDbTrailer
Main Actors:
Tom Powers
Gwen Allen
Matt Doyle
Mamie
Mike Powers
Samuel 'Nails' Nathan
Ma Powers
Paddy Ryan
Putty Nose
Kitty (uncredited)
Tom as a Boy (uncredited)
Matt as a Boy (uncredited)
Miller (uncredited)
Molly Doyle (uncredited)
Assistant Tailor (uncredited)
'Bugs' Moran as a Boy (uncred...
Officer Pat Burke (uncredited)
Headwaiter (uncredited)
Little Girl (uncredited)
Officer Powers (uncredited)
Pool Player (uncredited)
Doctor (uncredited)
Mrs. Doyle (uncredited)
Title:The Public Enemy
Release Date:
Directed by:William A. Wellman
Genres:CrimeDrama
Keywords:Anti-HeroGangsterOrganized-CrimeTragedyBest-FriendJuvenile-DelinquentPre-Code
Alternative Titles:Beer and Blood, Обществен враг номер 1
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