In an attempt to re-create the murder-and-mayhem gangster films of the 1930s and 1940s, the producers called upon several veterans including Cook (Wilmer in THE MALTESE FALCON), Jaeckel (who never ages), Windsor (THE KILLING), Carey and several others. Duvall is a crook who has just been
freed from a long prison stretch and comes home to learn that his brother was killed by mobsters. His girl friend, Black, tells him that she has been coerced into setting him up by gangster Carey. Duvall, his late brother, and his pal (Baker) made the mistake of knocking over a bank that was run
by the mob, and now they are to pay with their lives. Baker and Duvall reunite and raid...