Chicago, 1930. Johnny Hooker, a small time crook, makes the mistake of getting in trouble with the gangster boss Doyle Lonnegan. When his best friend and partner is murdered because of this, Johnny asks the help of Henry Gondorff to set up a trick. The aim is to extract money from the gangsters and to even the score. Unique classic movie that remains until today, pleasant and hearty to the viewer. Combining drama and comedy, great characters and a witty plot with many twists, it stands as one of the most memorable con/crime films.