Passed | | Crime, Drama
A Greek barber has uncommon skills in playing poker and soon rises in the seedy world of illegal gambling, but pretty blondes remain his Achilles' heel.
Despite both Edward G. Robinson and James Cagney having spent most of their acting careers with Warner Bros., this was the only film the two acting legends appeared in together.
Nick 'The Barber' Venizelos:
Say, uh, what are those things for?
Marie: Poker dice.
Nick 'The Barber' Venizelos: Oh, you gamble with them?
Marie: Yes, sir, it's a dollar if you lose, and if you win, you get $2 worth of merchandise.
Nick 'The Barber' Venizelos: Anything behind the counter?
Marie: Anything in merchandise.
Nick 'The Barber' Venizelos: Heh, heh, well, you're a cute little ...
When Irene Graham sits down to talk to Nick, her legs are closed together in a parallel position and she wraps her arms around them. But in the next immediate shot, the legs are now in different positions and her arms are no longer wrapped around them.