Short Cut to Hell
Short Cut to Hell (1957)

As a favor to an old friend, producer Alex Gordon, James Cagney turned director for the first and only time in his career with Short Cut to Hell. The film is a remake of the 1942 Veronica Lake-Alan Ladd starrer This Gun For Hire. Robert… More

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The only film directed by James Cagney.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Ivers e Johnson, estreando como protagonistas, não fazem feio. Infelizmente, a direção de Cagney (sua única tentativa) e o roteiro pouco inspirado condenaram o projeto.

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jay nixon
Unnecessary remake of This Gun for Hire is just another standard crime drama. The leads are adequate but certainly don't have the star charisma of Alan… More