Dillinger Poster

Release Date: July 20th, 1973

DVD Release Date: September 19th, 2000

R|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
During the Great Depression, John Dillinger (Warren Oates), a ruthless, arrogant criminal, is the most wanted man in America. Along with his gang, which includes the likes of "Baby Face" Nelson (Richard Dreyfuss) and "Pretty Boy" Floyd (Steve Kanaly), he robs Midwestern banks and leaves a trail of devastation in his path. But Melvin Purvis (Ben Johnson), an unrelenting federal agent, is hot on the trail of Dillinger's gang, and will stop at nothing to bring them to justice.

Cast: Warren Oates, Ben Johnson, Michelle Phillips, Cloris Leachman, Harry Dean Stanton, Geoffrey Lewis, John P. Ryan, Richard Dreyfuss

Director: John Milius

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: American International Pictures (AIP)

Distributors: MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc., American International Pictures

Keywords: 1930s, Bar, Rise, Transformation, Pursuit, Spirited, Tense, House, Prison