About the film
gambling staged death taxi driver deception film noir shootout district attorney racetrack racketeers ex-con frame up parole officer illegal gambling drunkenness dog racing gangsters
Release Date: December 09, 1941
|Slogan||:||«"I've heard all about you, Johnny Eager...but I still want you to kiss me!"»|
|Production Companies||:||Loew's Incorporated, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer|
|Producers||:||Mervyn LeRoy, John W. Considine Jr., Howard Dietz, William H. Cannon|
|Writers||:||John Lee Mahin, James Edward Grant, James Edward Grant|
A charming racketeer seduces the DA's stepdaughter for revenge, then falls in love.