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The Public Enemy

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Crime Drama 19311h 23mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Friendship War Gangster 
Country: America

Two young Chicago hoodlums, Tom Powers and Matt Doyle, rise up from their poverty-stricken slum life to become petty thieves, bootleggers and cold-blooded killers. But with street notoriety and newfound wealth, the duo feels the heat from the cops and rival gangsters both. Despite his ruthless criminal reputation, Tom tries to remain connected to his family, however, gang warfare and the need for revenge eventually pull him away.The Public Enemy featuring James Cagney and Jean Harlow is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 2 others. It's a crime and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (17,461 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Microsoft & 1 other).

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#2,303 Ranked Movie

#99 Ranked in Gangster Movies

#181 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#515 Ranked in Crime Movies

The Public Enemy has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (17,461 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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