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Racket, The (1928) -- (Movie Clip) I Warned You Rats!

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    Racket, The (1928) -- (Movie Clip) I Warned You Rats!

    Director Lewis Milestone staging what turns out to be a good-sized Chicago gang shoot-out, Thomas Meighan as cop McQuill getting ready, Henry Sedley is gangster "Spike" who's ignored a warning, Lucian Prival is "Chick," whose boss Scarsi (not seen) issued it, in The Racket, 1928.

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