King of the Underworld

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"Don't Kill This Killer! Bring Him Back Alive!"
  • NR
  • 1939
  • 1 hr 6 min
  • 6.4  (1,097)

Has gangster Joe Gurney (Humphrey Bogart), the self-styled Napoleon of Crime, met his Waterloo? Physician Carol Nelson (Kay Francis), suspected of having ties to the notorious killer, must prove her innocence or the Medical Board will revoke her license. When Gurney seeks her out for treatment after being shot, it could be the break Nelson needs. Now she has a chance to use her medical know-how to outwit Gurney and his goons and re-establish her professional reputation. But the films that would bring him prominence were on the horizon. The man many consider to be Hollywood's greatest-ever star would emerge from a celluloid underworld.

King of the Underworld
King Of The Underworld
King Of The Underworld

Trailer - 1 min 27 sec

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Has gangster Joe Gurney (Humphrey Bogart), the self-styled Napoleon of Crime, met his Waterloo? Physician Carol Nelson (Kay Francis), suspected of having ties to the notorious killer, must prove her innocence or the Medical Board will revoke her license. When Gurney seeks her out for treatment after being shot, it could be the break Nelson needs. Now she has a chance to use her medical know-how to outwit Gurney and his goons and re-establish her professional reputation. But the films that would bring him prominence were on the horizon. The man many consider to be Hollywood's greatest-ever star would emerge from a celluloid underworld.

King of the Underworld is a 1939 romance movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 6 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.

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  • Release Date
    1939
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 6 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (1,097)