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Little Caesar

Little Caesar(1931)

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Brief Synopsis

A small-time hood shoots his way to the top, but how long can he stay there?

Cast & Crew

Mervyn LeRoy Director
Edward G. Robinson Little Caesar "alias Rico" [Enrico Cesare Bandello]
Douglas Fairbanks Joe Massaro
Glenda Farrell Olga Strassoff
Ralph Ince [Diamond] Pete Montana
Thomas Jackson Sergeant Flaherty
Stanley Fields Sam Vittori
Maurice Black Little Arnie Lorch
Armand Kaliz De Voss
Nick Bela Ritz Colonna

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 9 Jan 1931
Release Date:  1931 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  First National Pictures, Inc., The Vitaphone Corp.
Sound:  Vitaphone Production Co:  First National Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  77 or 80 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,300    
Duration(reels):  8    

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  • Little Caesar

    Doug Elkins 2016-05-16

    Robinson's performance was A but Doug Fairbanks brought out Ricco's human side and makes it a great all-around movie. TCM needs to show this... MORE>

  • The Great Robinson

    Wewink 2016-04-15

    Little Caesar is one of my favorite movies of the 1930's. This is due to the powerful and uncompromising performance of Edward G. Robinson. ... MORE>

  • One Of My Favorite Films

    Alex Krajci 2015-07-19

    1931's Little Caesar Is One Of My Favorite Films, I Like It Because Of Edward G. Robinson's Performance As Rico Bandello And The Screenplay By... MORE>