Synopsis by Andrea LeVasseur
Actor Walter Matthau directed his first and only feature film with the black-and-white crime drama Gangster Story. In an unusual noncomedic role, Matthau plays Jack Martin, a local gangster who wants to run his own crime syndicate in the neighborhood run by Earl Dawson (Bruce McFarlan). They eventually team up and plan a heist. Carol Grace plays the reform-minded girlfriend.
alliance, bad-luck, criminal, gangster, gang-war, girlfriend, mob-boss, reform [improve], struggle, territory, trapped, violence