TCM gets in the gangster mood

Posted by · 8:18 am · July 1st, 2009

Speaking of John Dillinger’s final hours, it’s worth pointing out that TCM will be showing a slew of classic gangster titles tonight, including the Clark Gable starrer “Manhattan Melodrama,” which was the last film Dillinger would ever see.  Mann makes considerable thematic use of the film in “Public Enemies,” as noted by critic F.X. Feeney […]

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