The Big Shot (1942)

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  • Escape from Crime Alternative


Gangster Duke Berne is accused of a crime he did not commit and sent to prison. He and George escape, but a warder is killed in the process. Duke hides out with Lorna, his girlfriend and wife of a crooked criminal attorney, Fleming, but when he hears that George is being wrongly charged for the warder's murder he goes to give himself up. However, before he can do this the police give chase, and Lorna is killed. Duke then murders Fleming, but is shot in the struggle himself and dies.

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