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"The Racket,"  DVD, Black and White, 88 minutes, 1951, directed by John Cromwell and starring Robert Mitchum, Lizabeth Scott, and Robert Ryan.


September 29, 2013

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 As a national crime syndicate reaches its tentacles into a big city's political machine, it faces opposition on two fronts: an incorruptible cop trying to clean up the streets and an old-school local mobster who likes to settle scores with gunplay.


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