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The Gang Buster (1931)

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Naïve insurance agent 'Cyclone' Case falls in love with Sylvia Martine, whose father has a dispute with gangster Mike Slade. When Sylvia is kidnapped by Slade and his gang, 'Cyclone' ... See full summary »

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Jack Oakie ...
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Sylvia Martine
William 'Stage' Boyd ...
Mike Slade
Wynne Gibson ...
Zella Cameron
William Morris ...
Andrew Martine
Francis McDonald ...
Pete Caltek
Tom Kennedy ...
Gopher Brant
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Naïve insurance agent 'Cyclone' Case falls in love with Sylvia Martine, whose father has a dispute with gangster Mike Slade. When Sylvia is kidnapped by Slade and his gang, 'Cyclone' decides to save her and wanders straight into a gang war without even realizing it. Written by Anonymous

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17 January 1931 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Lo stroncatore di gang  »

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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. See more »

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'Cyclone' Case: You know, I don't mind the heat as much as I do the humanity.
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Referenced in Public Enemies: The Golden Age of the Gangster Film (2008) See more »

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