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Blondie Johnson (1933)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  25 February 1933 (USA)
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Story of a Depression-downtrodden waif who uses her brains instead of her body to rise from tyro con artist to crime boss.

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Cast

Cast overview:
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Blondie Johnson
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Danny Jones
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Louie
Earle Foxe ...
Al Scannel
Claire Dodd ...
Gladys LaMann
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Mae
Joseph Cawthorn ...
Jewelry Store Manager
Olin Howland ...
Eddie
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Red Charley
Toshia Mori ...
Lulu
Arthur Vinton ...
Max Wagner
Donald Kirke ...
Joe
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Story of a Depression-downtrodden waif who uses her brains instead of her body to rise from tyro con artist to crime boss.

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Crime | Drama

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25 February 1933 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Gynaika gangster  »

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Goofs

When the jewelry store calls the bank to inquire about the $4600 check that Blondie has presented them with, the bookkeeper at the bank gives her actual first name as "Grace". But on her arrest record and the door to her office later in the film her full name is given as "Virginia M. Johnson". See more »

Quotes

Red: I can see the hand-writin' on the ceiling.
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Featured in Complicated Women (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Under My Umbrella
(uncredited)
Music by George W. Meyer and Pete Wendling
Played when Blondie first pays off Red and meets Danny
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Snappy script provides a lot of fun
21 August 2000 | by (Colorado) – See all my reviews

Even though "Crime Does Not Pay" is the message here, Joan Blondell and Chester Morris play the wisecracks with style. Definitely a feminist slant to a story of a woman crime-boss wannabe who refuses to have sex with her co-workers. Entertaining and involving (I joined the heroine in her desire to save her frontman from the hitmen's bullets), although the ending was a little hard to take. Good stuff from Sterling Holloway as a friendly cab-driver.


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