Underworld U.S.A
Underworld U.S.A (1961)

A young boy witnesses the gangland-style execution of his father by four murderous thugs. The sullen and bitter young man grows up in an orphanage, a reformatory and a prison where his seething hatred for the killers intensifies. Once… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 27, 2009
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Sean Axmaker
Seanax.com

... like the gangster figures of the 1930s, he sees only himself and the world around him and treats everything/everyone else as a stepping stone or an obstacle.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Even more so than its plot, the film is notable for its very stark, sharp black-and-white look; each shot almost feels like a paper cut.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Samuel Fuller's revenge crime thriller is shot in the same brisk and violent manner he shoots his war films.

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Stella Dallas
it started out kinda cheesy but i ended up liking this revenge thriller a good deal. cliff robertson plays an ex con who works his way into the underworld to… More
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]In "Underworld, USA", as a teenager Tolly Devlin witnesses his father being brutally beaten to death by four men and is able to… More