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3.8
412 Ratings

Angels with Dirty Faces

Directed by Michael Curtiz
United States, 1938
Film noir

Synopsis

Childhood chums Rocky Sullivan and Jerry Connelly grow up on opposite sides of the fence: Rocky matures into a prominent gangster, while Jerry becomes a priest, tending to the needs of his old tenement neighborhood.

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Angels with Dirty Faces
Directed by Michael Curtiz

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1939 | 3 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1939 | Winner: Best Actor

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