Public Enemy No. 1


60m 2002

Brief Synopsis

Documentary that follows the exploits of John Dillinger, a desperado and bank robber no jail could hold. The program explores how J. Edgar Hoover used the outlaw's celebrity to burnish the reputation of his national law enforcement agency.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (02/24/02)
Release Date
2002

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

Documentary that follows the exploits of John Dillinger, a desperado and bank robber no jail could hold. The program explores how J. Edgar Hoover used the outlaw's celebrity to burnish the reputation of his national law enforcement agency.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Experience (02/24/02)
Release Date
2002

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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