The Beast of the City (1932)

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  • The City Sentinel Alternative


Drama. After Captain Jim Fitzpatrick is made chief of police he begins to crack down on crime and corruption in the city. Jim's main target is the gangster Sam Belmonte. However, Jim has a brother, Ed, who is also in the police force. Ed is tempted to take on a job offered to him by Belmonte after Jim fails to give him promotion. Ed's weakness eventually leads to his own death and to the death of his brother Jim.

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