Dillinger is a 1973 gangster film about the life and criminal exploits of notorious bank robber John Dillinger. It stars Warren Oates as Dillinger and Ben Johnson as his pursuer, FBI Agent Melvin Purvis. It contains the first film performance by the singer Michelle Phillips as Dillinger's moll as Billie Frechette. The film, narrated by Purvis, chronicles the last few years of Dillinger's life as the FBI and law enforcement closed in. The setting is Depression era America, 1933-34. The film features largely unromanticized depictions of the principal characters. It was written and directed by...
|Directed by:||John Milius|
|Producer:||Samuel Z. Arkoff, Lawrence Gordon|
|Music by:||Barry De Vorzon|
|Genre:||Thriller, Action Film|