Machine-Gun Kelly (1958) - Plot Summary Poster

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  • Machine-Gun Kelly, the famous bank robber, seldom without his Thompson machine gun. The story opens with great jazzy music and a murder shown in shadows. His moll is the driving force behind his exploits. He has an exaggerated fear of death and death symbols. The sight of a coffin makes him freeze during a bank job, causing his lieutenant to lose his arm. Finally, the gang kidnaps a little girl along with her nurse and hold them for ransom.

    - Written by alfiehitchie
  • The criminal exploits of Public Enemy number 1, George 'Machine-Gun' Kelly, during the 1930s.

    - Written by nufs68


We open with the title and credits over newspaper headlines and gun images and a jazz score. The opening scene is the Main Street of a small town and George "Machine Gun" Kelly (Charles Bronson) wearing coveralls and a hat...

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