Jimmy Cagney is in fine fettle in this intense thriller, playing a violent hood who kills his fellow escapee in the course of their prison breakout and takes up with the dead man's sister. Cagney then blackmails a pair of corrupt cops into helping him on his savage crime spree. With Ward Bond, Barton MacLane, William Frawley, Helena Carter, and Cagney's brother William as his screen sibling. 102 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.