PG | | Comedy, Crime, Romance
Two bumbling hustlers in the 1920s attempt to gain the fortune of an heiress. Nothing will stop them, not even murder.
The White-Slave Traffic Act, better known as the Mann Act after its main sponsor Rep. James R. Mann (R-IL) (1856-1922). It was signed into law in 1910 by President Taft. It quickly became a tool for wives and others to blackmail men. It remained essentially unchanged until 1978 when provisions were added to cover child pornography. In 1986 the law's language was changed to make it gender neutral. Since these amendments, the law has almost exclusively been applied to child trafficking cases.
Just ignore him.
The TAT Ford Trimotor the trio flies to Los Angeles in has the modern tail number N9651. In the 1920s it should read NC9651.