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Outside the Law (1930)

Fingers is planning a half-million-dollar bank robbery in gang boss Cobra Collins' territory. Fingers' moll Connie tries to bluff Cobra into thinking the hit won't be for another week when the call comes through saying it's now.

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Connie Madden
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Cobra Collins
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Harry 'Fingers' O'Dell
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Police Captain Fred O'Reilly
Delmar Watson ...
The Kid
Eddie Sturgis ...
Jake
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Fingers is planning a half-million-dollar bank robbery in gang boss Cobra Collins' territory. Fingers' moll Connie tries to bluff Cobra into thinking the hit won't be for another week when the call comes through saying it's now.

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the most powerfully thrilling underworld melodrama of all

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Crime | Drama

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18 September 1930 (USA)  »

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Sirenen um Mitternacht  »

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1.20 : 1
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Trivia

American Film Institute Catalog of Feature Films 1921-1930 erroneously credits Frank Burke with the role of the District Attorney; Frederick Burt plays the role. See more »

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Remake of Outside the Law (1920) See more »

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Grand Appassionato
(uncredited)
Music by Giuseppe Becce
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Nothing to go crazy over.
1 May 2002 | by (The Bronx) – See all my reviews

This flick has Robinson in his vintage character form as a gangster named Cobra, with his cigars and his infamous "Ny'a See". Fingers and Connie play a robbery team thats moving in on Cobra's turf and is forced to hid out from the law, and Cobra. Nothing great about this film that should make one go crazy to see it. The most enjoyable parts in the movie is Robinson doing his ol' mob boss routine where it almost gets humorous.


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