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King of the Underworld

Directed by Lewis Seiler
1939    67m    Passed
6.442%
Niles and Carole Nelson are married doctors who save one of gang lord Gurney's men. Gurney exploits them, then kills Niles leaving Carole to take the fall. He next kidnaps writer Bill Stephens to write his biography. Knowing Bill will be killed when the biography is finished, Carole takes matters into her own hands.
Cast of King of the Underworld
  • Humphrey BogartJoe Gurney
  • Kay FrancisDr. Carole Nelson
  • James StephensonBill Stevens
  • John EldredgeDr. Niles Nelson
  • Jessie BusleyAunt Josephine
  • Arthur AylesworthDr. Sanders
  • Raymond BrownSheriff
  • Harland TuckerMr. Ames
  • Ralph RemleyMr. Robert
  • Charley FoySlick
  • Murray AlperEddie
  • Joe DevlinPorky
  • Elliott SullivanMugsy
  • Alan DavisPete
  • John HarmonSlats
  • John RidgelyJerry
  • Richard BondInterne
  • Pierre WatkinDistrict Attorney
  • Charles TrowbridgeDr. Ryan
  • Edwin StanleyDr. Jacobs
  • Sherwood BaileyBoy (uncredited)
  • Clem BevansVillager #3 (uncredited)
  • Sidney BraceyBert - the Farmer (uncredited)
  • Nat CarrSecond Villager (uncredited)
  • Glen CavenderDeputy Shooting Bill (uncredited)
  • Edgar DearingPolice Detective (uncredited)
  • William GouldChief of Police (uncredited)
  • John HarronG-Man (uncredited)
  • Lew HarveyChic - a Gangster (uncredited)
  • Herbert HeywoodClem (uncredited)
  • Max Hoffman Jr.Second Policeman (uncredited)
  • Stuart HolmesDoorman (uncredited)
  • Mickey KuhnYoung Boy (uncredited)
  • Al LloydDrug Store Clerk (uncredited)
  • Paul M. MacWilliamsAnaesthetist (uncredited)
  • Jack MowerG-Man (uncredited)
  • Jimmy O'GattyGangster (uncredited)
  • Paul PanzerGangster (uncredited)
  • Richard QuineMedical Student (uncredited)
  • John J. RichardsonTownsman Running (uncredited)
  • Ann RobinsonSecond Nurse (uncredited)
  • Cliff SaumGangster (uncredited)
  • Janet ShawBlonde Nurse (uncredited)
  • Carl StockdaleFirst Villager (uncredited)
  • Doc StoneGangster (uncredited)
  • Charles SullivanGangster (uncredited)
  • Lottie WilliamsFarmer's Wife (uncredited)
  • Tom WilsonDeputy (uncredited)
  • Frank BrunoGangster (uncredited)
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