White Heat


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James Cagney

Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett

Virginia Mayo

Verna Jarrett

Edmond O'Brien

Vic Pardo

Margaret Wycherly

Ma Jarrett


Cody Jarrett is the sadistic leader of a ruthless gang of thieves. Afflicted by terrible headaches and fiercely devoted to his 'Ma,' Cody is a volatile, violent, and eccentric leader. Cody's top henchman wants to lead the gang and attempts to have an 'accident' happen to Cody, while he is running the gang from in jail. But Cody is saved by an undercover cop, who thereby befriends him and infiltrates the gang. Finally, the stage is set for Cody's ultimate betrayal and downfall, during a big heist at a chemical plant.

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Another Heck of a ...09 September 2013

Great Movie from James Cagney!





I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.12 January 2012

I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.

Mad About Movies




Thanks06 December 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.





Thanks for that comment good to know14 February 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

type casting




Good oldie25 January 2011

James Cagney is brilliant and makes the most convincing bad guy. Juxtaposition with the beautiful Virginia Mayo, he is in stark contrast. Good plot and acted well. The acting in these oldies reminds me of melodrama. The use to overact there parts a bit compared to this day when actors strive... more

Mad About Movies




question26 September 2010

Has anyone seen this, is it worth watching.

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