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Underworld U.S.A. (1961)

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | March 1961 (USA)
A teenager who witnesses the murder of his father vows to exact revenge on the four mobsters involved in the killing.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
... Tolly Devlin
... Cuddles
Beatrice Kay ... Sandy
Paul Dubov ... Gela
... Earl Connors
... John Driscoll
... Gus Cottahee
Gerald Milton ... Gunther
Allan Gruener ... Smith
... Tolly - Aged 14
Tina Pine ... Woman (as Tina Rome)
Sally Mills ... Connie Fowler
Robert P. Lieb ... Officer
... Barney
Henry Norell ... Prison Dr. Meredeth
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Fourteen-year-old Tolly Devlin sees four hoods beat his father to death. Twenty years later, the killers have risen to the top of the crime syndicate and Tolly has a plan for revenge. Written by Erik Gregersen <erik@astro.as.utexas.edu>

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A Sensational Film That Puts the Finger On Today's Biggest Business... Crime! See more »

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Finnish censorship visa # 58211 delivered on 14-6-1974. See more »

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Sandy: Why don't you take a good look at yourself. What do you see? A doctor? A scientist? A businessman? You see a scar-faced ex-con. A two-bit safecracker. A petty thief who don't know when he really made the big time. Where do you come off to blast her? No matter what she's been, what she's done. She's a giant! And you wanna know why? Well, I'll tell ya. Because she sees something in you worth saving. If only one tenth of one percent of all the good in her could rub off on you, you'd be a giant, ...
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Auld Lang Syne
(uncredited)
Written by Robert Burns
Heard as a theme when Tolly's father's body is taken away; played by one of Sandy's dolls; also heard when Tolly's body is in the alleyway
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Man seeks revenge on mobsters who murdered his father
4 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

When a young boy witnesses the murder of his father he vows to revenge his death. After reaching manhood he joins the organization that the killers preside over with the intention of fulfilling his death wish. Good action and dialogue kept this story moving right along, even though it was a little corny and the ending was predictable.


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