The Racketeer

  |  Buy to Own: 22/02/2010
  |  68 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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1920s gangster movie starring Carole Lombard. Down-on-her-luck socialite Rhoda Philbrooke (Lombard) accepts an offer of financial help from tough mobster Mahlon Keane (Robert Armstrong) to help get alcoholic violinist Tony Vaughan (Roland Drew) back on his feet. Eventually agreeing to marry Keane, Rhoda is torn when Tony declares his love on the eve of her wedding.