Arriving on movie screens at a time when the desperation of its real-life protagonist mirrors that of many struggling families, writer/director Nathan Morlando’s biographical crime drama Citizen Gangster
tells the tale of Canadian bank robber Edwin Boyd, whose easy charisma and knack for inventive jailbreaks made him something of a prototype criminal celebrity in the mid-20th century.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada: 1949. World War II veteran Edwin Boyd (Scott Speedman) is working as a bus driver to support his wife Doreen (Kelly Reilly) and their two small children when he decides to walk away from his paying job and try his luck as an actor. Handsome, talen...