The One about William A. Wellman’s “Public Enemy”

In 1931, Warner Bros. produced and distributed the pre-code gangster film “The Public Enemy”. Directed by William A. Wellman (“A Star is Born”, “The Ox-Bow Incident”, “Battleground”) and starring James Cagney (“Yankee Doodle”, “Angels with Dirty Faces”, “White Heat”), Jean Harlow (“Libeled Lady”, “Suzy”, “Red Dust”), Edward Woods (“Tarzan the Fearles”, “Dinner at Eight”), Joan Blondell (“Topper Returns”, “Grease”) and more, “The Public Enemy” was a box office success. The […]