Dressed to Kill 1928
Lowe’s character is the boss of a gang that specializes in big heists, and Astor plays an attractive young woman who becomes his girlfriend. On the night of a robbery, the gang dresses in formal clothes, pretending to be a group of wealthy gentlemen going out on the town. When they arrive at the site of the robbery, they change into their regular duds, and when making their getaway they again put on their formal clothes.
A mystery element enters the plot when Astor’s character becomes Lowe’s girlfriend (read mistress). We wonder why such a smart young lady would get involved with gangsters. Is she working for the police? Or is she just a pretty gal who’s seeking a fast, glamourous life?

DVD5 | NTSC 4:3 | 01:10:36 | 3.32 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English intertitles
Subtitles: none
Genre: Crime, Drama, Silent

Director: Irving Cummings
Cast: Edmund Lowe, Mary Astor, Ben Bard
Country: USA

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