Bullets or Ballots
Bullets or Ballots (1936)

Two-fisted New York police detective Edward G. Robinson is so volatile that he manages to get himself thrown off the force in disgrace. The local gangsters are delighted, in that Robinson had been breathing down their necks. When Robinson… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 6, 1936
DVD Release Date: July 18, 2006
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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Police vs gangsters saga has unusually prominent roles for black actors.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

An agreeable action-packed gangster flick.

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jay nixon
It's nothing extraordinary but Edward G. is great as usual on the right side of the law this time. It's nice to see Louise Beavers getting to play… More
Veronique Kwak
some gangster cinephiles might bombard this movie for being effeminated by moral code. besides the ending is one of those moralistic preachings you have heard… More
Aj V
This isn't the average gangster movie, but that doesn't mean it's a great movie either. It has good actors, but it could have been a lot better.
Michael Gildea
Bullets or Ballots is a lost little gem with Edward G. Robinson as an undercover veteran cop trying to take down racketeers from the inside. Robinson turns out… More