The adventures of a newspaper reporter covering the world of cops and gangsters in 1920s Chicago.
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 Pinky Pinkham (45 episodes, 1960-1962)
Donald May ...
 Pat Garrison (42 episodes, 1960-1962)
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 Chris Higbee (39 episodes, 1960-1962)
Mike Road ...
 Lt. Joe Switolski (37 episodes, 1960-1962)
James Flavin ...
 Robert Howard / ... (33 episodes, 1960-1962)
Louise Glenn ...
 Gladys (30 episodes, 1960-1962)
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 Scott Norris (28 episodes, 1960-1961)
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 Duke Williams (27 episodes, 1960-1962)
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The adventures of a newspaper reporter covering the world of cops and gangsters in 1920s Chicago.

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Crime | Drama

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15 October 1960 (USA)  »

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(48 episodes)

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Forget the Untouchables whilst watching this show.

Once and for all, forget the other series speaking of the same period, thirties or late twenties. Yes, in this show ROARING TWENTIES, you also have from time to time gangsters and machine guns, but not necessarily. You also have dramas and comedies as well, without any gun shots or femmes fatales...But always a very good cabaret and burlesque atmosphere, so close to the one you had in those days. It's mostly an atmosphere show, with pretty good performances: acting and directing. Robert Altman gave the best episodes of the whole show, such as stories in DANCE MARATHON and PRAIRIE FLOWER episodes. Tremendous pieces of work, believe me. So, don't Watch this series with the same expectations as you could have after seeing UNTOUCHABLES or any other series speaking of the thirties. That's all I wanted to say about this unfortunately rare and underrated show.


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