James Cagney, Hollywood’s Favorite Irish Gangster

James Cagney was a famous gangster actor for thirty years; although the gangster films' heyday was in the pre-Code years, they continued to be made through the Code and post-Code years, and James Cagney went right along with them. He made his big break as the nefarious gun-man Tom Powers in the 1931 film The … Continue reading James Cagney, Hollywood’s Favorite Irish Gangster