- Title: CF292
STILL John Dillinger, Al Capone, Bonnie and Clyde, Pretty Boy Floyd. Cu hand gun and machine gun firing, hand guns firing to camera in cu, man punched by two others, brick thrown through shop window, row of barrels shot at by machine guns and beer pouring out, car drives truck / lorry off road and it crashes, shop explodes.
Cu newspaper headline 'Baby Face Nelson Slaughters US Agent who Got Dillinger', vs newspaper headlines, boy on back of truck gives bundle of newsppapers to vendor and he sells them in street.
Clip from early western, shoot out scene, STILLS of Jesse James, Billy the Kid, The Dalton Gang lie dead, Glanton Gang in open coffins, Calamity Jane, Al Jennings, Judge Roy Bean, Belle Starr, early comic book cover re Jesse James.
Group of gangsters loaded into back of police truck / van and driven away, men riding railroads, beer poured in bar, Roosevelt, Hitler, vs Charles Lindbergh, solo flight and tickertape parade, vs Lindbergh speech, Lindbergh at home, baby, empty cot, ladder against house, poster for missing baby, Lindbergh and wife pose for camera, aerial Lindbergh house, vs house, vs ladder and open window, cameramen and journalists at house, STILL of baby, newsreel headline 'Nation Shocked by Kidnaping (sic) of Lindbergh Baby', vs footage of baby in cot and garden.
Police spokesman gives statement re missing child, searchers in forest, Bruno Hauptmann into court, cu Bruno Hauptmann, news headline, Lindbergh trail opens, crowds outside court house, Charles Lindbergh and wife into courtroom, vs Bruno Hauptmann sits in courtroom, on stand as questioned, Charles Lindbergh takes stand, Mrs Lindbergh shown baby's clothes, baby's clothes with exhibit tags on prosecutor's desk, gavel bans on desk in silhouette, court reporters and people in gallery, teletypers, journalists race down corridor to file story, on phones, vs newspaper presses roll.
Bruno Hauptmann in prison cell, pan down radio mast, cu radio, vs people listen to radio announcement re Hauptmann's death on electric chair, vs pictures of Hauptmann with bullet holes where it has been used for target practice.
Headline: 'Dillinger Public Enemy No.1'. Huge crowd of journalists and photographers jostle at airport as police arrive with Dillinger, Dillinger just visible inside car, car away from crowds, sign for Mooresville City Limit (Dillinger's birthplace) and 'Welcome to Mooresville', vs small town, Dililnger's father's shop, Dillinger's baby picture, post box with name of Dillinger, STILL of Dillinger as boy, vs Dillinger's farm, grocery store int and ext (Dillinger robbed the owner in his first crime), vs Indiana Reformatory, cu Dillinger stands behind prison cell bars, vs Michigan City Prison. STILLS Harry Pierrepoint, Charles Mackley and Russell Clarke of Dillinger's gang, vs prison.
Siren being hand cranked, police storm out of station / precinct into cars and motorbikes, Dillinger behind bars, street scene at Lima, Ohio, murdered Sheriff's son sitting on steps of jail, cu Lima news headline 'Get Killers either Dead or Alive! Order to Police', vs First National Bank, Wisconsin, street scene.
Police car draws up to crowd on pavement, man shouts to police driver and points (They went thataway!). Tucson, Arizona, police search gang and find weapons, cu Harry Pierrepoint with hands over face behind bars, Charles Mackley behind bars and sticks tongue out, huge crowd of journalists and cameramen greet Dillinger.
Dillinger poses for cameras with Lillian Holly, Sheriff of Crown Point , cu John Dillinger laughs, ws jail house with armed detectives patrolling outside. Gang through jail house with their faces covered, train to camera, huge crowd greets gang at railway station, member of gang with bandaged head in car, ws Crown Point jail house, cu replica gun with which Dillinger escaped from jail, cu Dillinger poses for camera, kitchen at Crown Point, side entrance, back gates, police garage, pan street outside. (shows their escape).
Car screeches out of garage into street (getaway car), vs garage owner. Huge crowds outside small store in Port Huron, Michigan where member of gang hiding out, cu bullet holes in wall, crowd outside shop, road block.
Cu Dillinger's father, vs farm, pan around street in Warsaw, Indiana, street scene, town policeman, Jed Pettinger, Pettinger poses with gun stolen by gang from police station, aerial over lake at Little Bohemia, owner of hotel, wife with dogs (they gave alarm), bullet holes in windows, vs hotel, vs guns, bullet holes in car, police and FBI.
Three men in hospital shot by mistake in ambush, doctor listens to man's chest, men carry coffin.
Cu Dillinger laughing, South Bend, Indiana gvs and cu on ext Merchants National Bank, boy holds open door, ws FBI building, cu 'Federal Bureau of Investigation', cu door with sign reading J Edgar Hoover, director. J Edgar Hoover at desk signing document, FBI man goes through photographs, sign reading FBI Range, agents training in firearms, bullet holes appear on picture of Dilllinger as shot, agents training, cu Melvin Purvis smoking pipe, pan over Chicago, STILL Anna Sage (the lady in red), pan down Biograph Theatre where Dillinger shot, ext cinema showing Manhattan Melodrama, crowd outside, cross on road marks where Dillinger fell, County Morgue, vs body of Dillinger in morgue inc cu, coffin removed from morgue and into hearse, crowd watches.
Dust storm, woman picks up child, man sifts dry earth through his fingers, people flee dust bowl, cars piled high with belongings, vs cars along, people from Oklahoma / Okies travelling to California.
STILL Bonnie Parker holding gun to Clyde Barrow who is smiling, STILLS Bonnie and Clyde, vs weapons, man let out of jail, cu news headline, 'Barrow and Wife Captured in Battle', vs headlines.
Man waits for woman outside diner and they walk up street, man and woman sit on running obard of car on country road drinking whiskey, motorbike patrol riders approach man and woman and they are shot down. Sheriff Elcorne and partner at roadblock on road and hide in bushes.
Car up road towards camera, sheriff and men stand up and fire many volleys at car, vs sheriff looks over bullet ridden car with bodies of Bonnie and Clyde visible, display of guns found in car, cu bullet holes in car, wrecked car riddled with bullet holes ints and exts, pan over guns, personal effects and fake licence plates, four officers that shot Bonnie and Clyde pose for camera.
Clyde Barrow's funeral with thousands of mourners, grave filled in as family stands around, Bonnie's funeral with family only, coffin, flowers laid.
Vs hobos riding railroad, depression, hobos jump off trains. Cu gun held by FBI men, man demonstrates machine gun, J Edgar Hoover talks into microphone, vs STILLS Pretty Boy Floyd, vs small town in Oklahoma (Pretty Boy Floyd's home town), pan across Cookson Hills where the gang hid. STILLS of the James Boys, Younger gang and Al Jennings. STILL John Goodman who taught gangs how to rob banks. Pan down from still of Floyd to map, STILL Melvin H Purvis, cu news headline 'Famed Outlaw is Shot in City in Ohio', footage of Floyd's body in morgue surrounded by FBI men, FBI agents pose for camera, train into small town, gvs, tracking shot past houses, many cars one after the other along road, car along country lane, through stream, long row of cars along road.
STILLS al Capone inc arrest photograph, Frank Netti, Jake Guzik, Machine Gun Jack McGurn, cu machine gun firest out of car window to camera, cu hand guns fire to camera, cu machine guns to camera, shop window smashed, explosions, cu business card reading 'Be Smart. Join Our Protective Association. Tel: SG-81816'. Vs gaming machines in room, room dismantled, men drink at bar, booze hidden in secret compartment of truck, booze flushed down drain.
Ms The Mona Lisa Club speakeasy, Texas Guignan and friend pose for camera, ha speakeasy, nightclubs, people drinking and dancing.
STILLS Al Capone.
HIDDEN CAMERA FOOTAGE of protection money being taken from woman shop keeper by man who then leaves and passes money to policeman / cop standing on corner. Capone at races, shop explodes, beer barrels destroyed, machine gun and hand guns fire cu to camera.
STILL of man dead in street (Heimi Weiss - Capone's rival), vs STILLS of extravagant gang funerals, huge crowds, cu machine gun, gun shoots to camera.
STILLS of St Valentine's Day Massacre, Bugs Moran lies dead, Capone.
Cops arrive at murder scene, crowds, bottles smashed against wall, cu FBI registration / number plate on car, cu FBI badge.
Policemen / cops hold men against wall and frisk / search them, Mayor Jimmy Walker marches to end prohibition, Fiorello LaGuardia makes speech against prohibition (sound), Capitol Hill, Roosevelt, cu Prohibition Bill, drays along street, woman dives into vat of beer, J Edgar Hoover writes at desk, large office with men at desks / FBI agents, finger print files, FBI man takes files out of drawer,
Capone hustled out of court into car, gvs Alcatraz Prison, funeral, coffin, 'Rest in Peace'. STILLS Capone, dead boy half out of car, coffin at funeral. FBI men put coffin into car, cu news headline 'Dillinger Captured', vs headlines, Dillinger in morgue, Pretty Boy Floyd and in morgue, Bonnie and Clyde, Bugs Moran lies dead on floor of garage, Machine Gun Kelly STILL.
Scenes inside prison, int Capitol Hill, Kefauver Committee Hearing, police van pulls away.
- Keywords:USA, TWENTIES, THIRTIES, ORGANIZED CRIME, PROHIBITION, MOB, MAFIA, GANGSTERS, CORRUPTION
- Master Title:CF292