Jackson’s Pre-Code Essentials #48: LITTLE CAESAR (1931)

Welcome to another Wildcard Wednesday! Today’s post is the latest addition in our series of Pre-Code Essentials. Here’s the updated list.

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48. Little Caesar (1931)

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A small-time hood shoots his way to the top, but how long can he stay there? Starring Edward G. Robinson, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Glenda Farrell, William Collier Jr., and Ralph Ince. Screen version and dialogue by Francis Edwards Faragoh. Continuity by Robert N. Lee. Based on the novel by W.R. Burnett. Directed by Mervyn LeRoy. Distributed by First National Pictures (Warner Brothers).

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