Johnnie learns crime from petty thug Frank Wilson. When Wilson kills a pawnbroker with a gun stolen from Johnnie's sister Madge's fiance Fred Burke, Fred goes to Sing Sing's death house. Wilson uses all the pressure can to keep Johnnie silent, even after he and Johnnie themselves wind up in the big house. Written by
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Did You Know?
Three actors listed in Studio records as being in this film were not seen in the movie. These were (with their character names): Nat Carr
(Convict), Lane Chandler
(Guard) and Joe Devlin
(Prisoner). See more
Even though Bogart's character asks for 5 gallons of gas (90 cents at 18 cents a gallon), gas station attendant John Ridgely is able to pump it in only 8 seconds, faster than any gas pump on record. See more
[after shining his shoes
There you are, Pop. There's one you can see your face in.
Pop, Sing Sing Librarian
What I want is one I can see YOUR face in.
Referenced in Invisible Stripes