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The Public Enemy

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Directed by William A. Wellman
United States, 1931
Crime

Synopsis

A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster’s accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war.

Synopsis

A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster’s accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war.

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The Public EnemyDirected byWilliam A. Wellman

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Awards & Festivals

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Academy Awards
1931 | Nominee: Best Writing, Original Story
National Film Preservation Board
1998 | Winner: National Film Registry

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