White Heat

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After escaping from prison, a psychopathic criminal leads his old gang in a chemicla plant payroll robbery.

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Studio Warner
SKU 40701355
UPC 012569672352
UPC 14 00012569672352
Format DVD
Rating NR
Keywords
Action
Classic
Crime
Film Noir
Organized Crime
Recommended
Suspense
Theatrical Release
Thriller
Editors Note
Note A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring escape from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll robbery. Shortly after the plan goes into effect, things begin to go woefully astray. Academy Award Nominations: Best Motion Picture Story.
Plot Summary
Summary James Cagney solidified his tough guy persona in this brutal gangster opus about a vicious man who still loves his Ma.| Cody Jarrett, the leader of a gang out west, has been busy knocking over banks and holding up trains. Complicating matters some, he has in tow his beloved Ma, his cool blonde beauty, Verna, and a suave double-crossing hood, Big Ed.| The feds manage to put Cody behind bars on a minor charge. They then decide to plant an undercover agent in Cody's prison cell to win his confidence and encourage him to spill the beans about his criminal history.| After a prison riot, Cody escapes. He leads the police on a chase through a mazelike chemical factory that culminates Cody's life of crime... and Cody insists on going out in his own blaze of glory.
Memorable Quotes
Quote "Finally made it, Ma! Top o' the world!" -- Cody Jarrett (JAMES CAGNEY) to his absent mother (MARGARET WYCHERLY)
Reviews
Entertainment Weekly "[A] hard-boiled masterpiece..." 01/28/2005 p.68
USA Today "Blisteringly paced by director Raoul Walsh and better than ever, this powerhouse cult movie marked a kind of comeback for Cagney." 01/28/2005 p.4D
Los Angeles Times "[An] exceptional gangster drama..." 01/23/2005 p.E10
Directors
Raoul Walsh
Actors
James Cagney
Cast & Crew
Ben Roberts - Screenplay
Edmond O'Brien - Actor
Fred Clark - Actor
Ivan Goff - Screenplay
James Cagney - Actor
Louis F. Edelman - Producer
Margaret Wycherly - Actor
Max Steiner - Musical Score
Raoul Walsh - Director
Sid Hickox - Director of Photography
Steve Cochran - Actor
Virginia Kellogg - Story By
Virginia Mayo - Actor
Technical Info
Original Release Date 1949
Catalog ID 67235
UPC 00012569672352
Number of Discs 1
Color B&W
Original Language English
Available Audio Tracks English
Aspect Ratio
Standard  1.33:1 [4:3]
Reviews
ReviewSource The Motion Picture Guide
Review ...Never was Cagney so intense, electrifying, or lethal as in this incredible film... White Heat<
ReviewDate
ReviewPage
Reviewer
ReviewRating 9
Features
DVD, Mono Audio, English, French, Spanish, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Actor Cagney,James
Label Warner Home Video
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD
Quotes
Clive Hirschhorn, The Warner. Bros. Story One of the great crime films. A solid winner.
VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever Classic gangster film...[Cagney's] portrayal is breathtaking.

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