The Glass Key (1935)

Director
Frank Tuttle

Main cast
George Raft; Edward Arnold; Claire Dodd; Rosalind Keith; Charles Richman

Genres
Crime, Drama, Mystery

Description
Adapted from one of Dashiell Hammett's best novels, The Glass Key is a lively and straightforward melodrama of political corruption and urban intrigue. George Raft plays Ed Beaumont, the right-hand man to genial ward heeler Paul Madvig (Edward Arnold), who wants to clean up his political act. On the eve of a major election, Madvig is implicated in a murder, and it's up to Beaumont to help him out.


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