Beast of the City

A police captain leads the fight against a vicious gangland chief in this exciting drama starring Walter Huston, Jean Harlow and Wallace Ford co-star in this riveting look into the gangster life.
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 25 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released: March 23, 2009
  • Originally Released: 1931
  • Label: Warner Archive Collection (MOD)
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame
  • Audio:
    • English

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Directed by
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Entertainment Reviews:

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AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 122
Rating: B -- Walter Huston and Jean Harlow make the screen sizzle. Full Review
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Feb 2, 2007
Rating: 3/4 -- Harlow plays the quintessential gangster's moll. Full Review
Three Movie Buffs
Apr 11, 2013

Description by OLDIES.com:

A police captain leads the fight against a vicious gangland chief in this exciting drama starring Oscar and Golden Globe-winner Walter Huston ("Yankee Doodle Dandy"). Jean Harlow ("City Lights," "Dinner at Eight") and Wallace Ford ("They Were Expendable") co-star in this riveting look into the gangster life.

Product Description:

A reluctantly appointed police chief in a crime-riddled city takes his job seriously and works hard to clean the streets of gangsters and to shape up his own corrupt department in this brutal, gritty film noir. Jean Harlow plays a luminescent but ill-fated gun moll.

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  • Sales Rank: 5,983
  • UPC: 883316125861
  • Shipping Weight: 0.27/lbs (approx)
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