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Baby Face Nelson (1957)

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George "Babyface" Nelson becomes one of the most important gangsters of 1930's Chicago by making brutal robberies. In order to compete with Al Capone he allies himself with John Dillinger...

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George "Babyface" Nelson becomes one of the most important gangsters of 1920s Chicago by making brutal robberies. In order to compete with Al Capone he allies himself with John Dillinger... Written by Volker Boehm

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THE DEADLIEST KILLER OF THEM ALL! (original print ad - all caps) See more »

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Dabbs Greer's name is misspelt as 'Daabs Greer' in the opening credits. See more »

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I'm So In Love With You
by Mickey Rooney & Harold Spina
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Corn without the shucks!
6 April 2003 | by (Bethany, Oklahoma, USA) – See all my reviews

Close your history books, and enjoy Hollywood at its finest in Gangster genre. Like Bugsey was impressed with George Rafts imitation of him; Nelson should have got to see Mickey Rooneys portrayal of him! This movie is hardly outdated, even timeless, entertaining audiences almost any age, of the ruthless outlaws of the thirties. If anyone has time enough to notice something even remotely corny, remember that it is America's favorite vegetable. I only wish that it was availiable on DVD or VHS.


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