King of the Underworld
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King of the Underworld
In this crime drama, a female surgeon finds herself hopelessly involved with the Mob after her husband, also a surgeon and an obsessive gambler, agrees to become their physician to pay off his debts. At first the wife knows nothing about her husband's deal, but eventually she grows suspicious of his sudden absences and follows him to the gangster's lair. Unfortunately, the police raid the joint that night and her husband ends up murdered by the gangsters who believed he ratted upon them. The woman is also arrested while the gangsters get away. The ensuing scandal nearly destroys the… More

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"It's not a very good melodrama, but it was nevertheless enjoyable."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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