Public Hero Number 1 (1935)

G-Man Jeff Crane poses as a crook to infiltrate the notorious Purple Gang, a band of hoodlums which preys upon other hoodlums. Orchestrating the jailbreak of the gang's leader, Crane joins him in a Dillinger-like flight across the country.

Directing:
  • J. Walter Ruben

Writing:
  • J. Walter Ruben
  • Wells Root

Stars:
Release Date: 1935-05-31
themoviedb icon 6.3/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 89

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John George
John George
Convict (uncredited)
Paul Hurst
Paul Hurst
Rufe Parker
George E. Stone
George E. Sto...
Butch
Chester Morris
Chester Morri...
Jeff Crane
Joseph Calleia
Joseph Callei...
Sonny 'Dinkie' Black
Lewis Stone
Lewis Stone
Prison Warden
Paul Kelly
Paul Kelly
Special Agent James Duff
Jean Arthur
Jean Arthur
Maria Theresa 'Terry' O'Reilly
Lionel Barrymore
Lionel Barrym...
Dr. Josiah Glass
William Bailey
William Baile...
Federal Agent (uncredited)
Brooks Benedict
Brooks Benedi...
Bar Patron (uncredited)
Ed Brady
Ed Brady
Convict in Prison (uncredited)
Lane Chandler
Lane Chandler
Train Conductor (uncredited)
Cora Sue Collins
Cora Sue Coll...
Little Girl (uncredited)
Helene Costello
Helene Costel...
Convict Wife (uncredited)
Frank Darien
Frank Darien
Dr. Hale - Plastic Surgeon (uncredited)
James Flavin
James Flavin
Flavin - Federal Agent (uncredited)
Jonathan Hale
Jonathan Hale
Prison Board Member (uncredited)
Henry Hall
Henry Hall
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Lillian Harmer
Lillian Harme...
Mrs. Higgins (uncredited)
Al Hill
Al Hill
Al - Sonny's Henchman (uncredited)
William Irving
William Irvin...
Federal Agent (uncredited)
Selmer Jackson
Selmer Jackso...
Simpson - Prison Board Member (uncredited)
Gladden James
Gladden James
Federal Agent (uncredited)
John Kelly
John Kelly
Federal Agent / Truck Driver Smuggling Gun (uncredited)
Anderson Lawler
Anderson Lawl...
Higgins - Federal Agent (uncredited)
Frank McGlynn Jr.
Frank McGlynn...
Federal Agent (uncredited)
Greta Meyer
Greta Meyer
Glass' Housekeeper (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse
Bert Moorhous...
Federal Agent (uncredited)
Jack Pennick
Jack Pennick
Bus Driver (uncredited)
Stanley Price
Stanley Price
Sonny's Henchman (uncredited)
Frank Rice
Frank Rice
Cab Driver (uncredited)
Bert Roach
Bert Roach
Salesman on Bus Annoying Terry (uncredited)
Teru Shimada
Teru Shimada
Sam - Sonny's Japanese Houseboy (uncredited)
Landers Stevens
Landers Steve...
Federal Man (uncredited)
Carl Stockdale
Carl Stockdal...
Train Conductor (uncredited)
Zeffie Tilbury
Zeffie Tilbur...
Deaf Woman in Scottsdale Bar (uncredited)
Dorothy Vernon
Dorothy Verno...
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
William Worthington
William Worth...
Prison Board Member (uncredited)
Tammany Young
Tammany Young
Bartender (uncredited)
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