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Racket Busters (1938)





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In this gangster movie, a New York City crime lord strong arms teamsters into paying him protection money. One young trucker stands up to the thug. His partner also refuses to pay in an attempt to help the other truck drivers. Naturally, this enrages the king-pin and his mob.


Humphrey Bogart
as John `Czar' Martin
George Brent
as Denny Jordan
Gloria Dickson
as Nora Jordan
Allen Jenkins
as `Skeets' Wilson
Walter Abel
as Hugh Allison
Penny Singleton
as Gladys Christie
Henry O'Neill
as Governor
Elliott Sullivan
as Charlie Smith
Fay Helm
as Mrs. Smith
Don Rowan
as Cliff Kimball
Anthony Averill
as Dave Crane
Mary Currier
as Mrs. Allison
Jim Nolan
as Jim Smith, Allison's Secretary
Ethan Laidlaw
as Martin's Henchman
Herbert Heywood
as Gas Station Owner
Irving Bacon
as Counterman
Dale Van Sickel
as Special Officer
Jan Holm
as Nurse at Sanitarium
William B. Davidson
as Union Chairman
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All Critics (1)

Gangster-film fans won't find anything very new or startling about it.

July 22, 2019 | Full Review…

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