About the film
Release Date: December 01, 1959
|Slogan||:||«Filmed where it actually happened... The true story of Jack Martin»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Action, Crime|
Actor Walter Matthau directed his first and only feature film with the black-and-white crime drama Gangster Story. In an unusual noncomedic role, Matthau plays Jack Martin, a local gangster who wants to run his own crime syndicate in the neighborhood run by Earl Dawson (Bruce McFarlan). They eventually team up and plan a heist. Carol Grace plays the reform-minded girlfriend.