Directed by William Keighley | Starring: James CagneyRobert ArmstrongAnn DvorakMargaret Lindsay

James “Brick” Davis, a struggling attorney, owes his education to a mobster, but always has refused to get involved with the underworld. When a friend of his is gunned down by a notorious criminal, Brick decides to abandon the exercise of the law and join the Department of Justice to capture the murderer.