Film Details



LITTLE CAESAR
Release Date: 25 Jan 1931
Duration (in mins): 77 or 80
Cast:
Edward G. Robinson (Little Caesar "alias Rico" [Enrico Cesare Bandello])
Douglas Fairbanks (Joe Massaro)
Glenda Farrell (Olga Strassoff)
William Collier (Tony Passa)
Sidney Blackmer (Big Boy)
Director:
Mervyn LeRoy (Dir)
Writer:
Francis Faragoh
Robert N. Lee
Producer:
Darryl F. Zanuck
Distribution
Company:
First National Pictures, Inc.
Production
Company:
First National Pictures, Inc.
Summary:
After robbing a gas station, Enrico Cesare Bandello, known as Rico, leaves his small town for the city with his friend Joe Massaro. Joe wants to find work as a dancer, but Rico admires the front page notoriety that gangster Diamond Pete Montana receives. He joins Sam Vittori's gang, one of the two biggest gangs in town, working directly under Montana, chief lieutenant to Big Boy, the head of the city's underworld. The other gang is headed by Little Arnie Lorch, who owns a gambling salon. Joe...