See America Thirst (1930)

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Satire on American gangster hero-worship. A couple of tramps become involved in a skirmish between rival gangs of rum-runners and hijackers. They are the sole survivors of the battle and possess a wealth untold. They are afterwards mistaken for two celebrated underworld heroes known as 'Shivering Smith' and 'Gun Kissed Casey'.

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