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G-Man: The Rise and Fall of Melvin Purvis

  • Aired: 05/30/2017
  • 56:47
  • Expires: 12/31/1979
  • Rating: NR
Melvin Purvis, the Timmonsville native with the unassuming name, skyrocketed to fame in the 1930's as the leader of the FBI team that took down some of the biggest gangsters of his day, including John Dillinger, "Baby Face" Nelson and "Pretty Boy" Floyd.
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This documentary examines Purvis' life and sheds some light on his gruesome death.
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