Gang Busters
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Gang Busters
Based on the radio series of the same name, Gang Busters was an episodic documentary-style tale of criminals brought to justice. Veteran screen baddie Myron Healey plays John Omar Pinson, a real-life criminal once rated Public Enemy #4. The film recounts the many prison breaks staged by Pinson, all of which resulted in his recapture. Gangbusters was comprised of three half-hour episodes from the Gangbusters TV series (53), stitched together into an ersatz feature film. This pastiche approach proved successful enough to spawn two subsequent films, again culled from Gang Busters TV footage: Guns… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"This cheapie crime thriller is based on the radio show of the same name and offers no reason why one should waste their time watching something this dull and clichéd."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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