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Directed by Ray Enright • 1933 • United States
Starring Joan Blondell, Chester Morris, Allen Jenkins
In one of her all-too-rare leading roles, Joan Blondell stars as a Depression-downtrodden orphan who, after her boss sexually harasses her, quits her job and uses her wits to rise from amateur con artist to ruthless crime boss. Featuring a supporting cast of colorful character actors and plenty of snappy pre-Code dialogue, this rags-to-rackets tale puts a female-driven spin on the gritty Warner Bros. gangster formula.