About the film
mayor crime boss corrupt mayor election fraud mayoral candidate crime-does-not-pay series mayoral election
You, the People
Release Date: November 30, 1940
|Writers||:||Douglas Foster, Douglas Foster|
This MGM Crime Does Not Pay series short features a big city crime boss's attempt to use his crime "machine" to fraudulently win reelection for the current corrupt mayor. By using several illegal tactics, and aided by voter apathy, the crime boss nearly continues his control of the city.