Mad Dog Coll Poster

Release Date: 1961

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
The life of real Irish-American gangster Vincent "Mad Dog" Coll (John Chandler) is depicted in this biological drama. A New York City mobster notorious for his reckless brutality, Coll becomes a major figure in the underworld of the 1920s, working as a hit man for crime boss Dutch Schultz (Vincent Gardenia). Following a break with Schultz, Coll forms his own gang, but eventually his callous methods incur the wrath of other mob heads, and he becomes targeted by various prominent gangsters.

Cast: John Davis Chandler, Kay Doubleday, Brooke Hayward, Neil Nephew, Jerry Orbach, Vincent Gardenia, Telly Savalas, Glenn Cannon

Director: Burt Balaban

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Fall, Rise, Intense, New York City, Father, Melodramatic, 1930s