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King of the Roaring '20s: The Story of Arnold Rothstein

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[[Performer~P35228~David Janssen~davidjanssen]] is hardly perfect casting for the role of 1920s gambling king Arnold Rothstein ([[Performer~P67882~Rod Steiger~rodsteiger]] or [[Performer~P4257~Gene Barry~genebarry]] may have been better choices), but the sure-handed direction of [[Performer~P104386~Joseph Newman~josephnewman]] smooths over all the rough spots in this fanciful biopic. Set up in the gambling business by crooked politico [[Performer~P11363~Jack Carson~jackcarson]], Rothstein cheats his...more

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