" The supporting cast is uniformly good, with Honors going to James Cagney as Mileway..... Cagney is excellent in role,
his work being nearly on par with the performance he gave in the screen version of Penny Arcade".
Cagney Joined this film while already in production. the film was originally called A Handful of clouds. Lew Ayers who had made a big splash in
All Quiet on the Western Front starred as a crime czar, Cagney was his right hand man. The leading lady Dorothy Matthews was selected from the extra ranks during an early crowd scene.