Al Capone (1959)





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This is the story of Prohibition-era gangster Al Capone and the Chicago mob wars. Capone works his way up the criminal ladder from hired killer to become the undisputed crime boss. Ruthless and without remorse, he leaves a bloody trail of corpses of anyone who stands in his way.
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Martin Balsam
as Mac Keeley, Reporter
Rod Steiger
as Al Capone
Roy Jenson
as Customer
Nehemiah Persoff
as Johnny Torrio
James Gregory
as Schaefer
Raymond Bailey
as Mr. Brancato
John Mitchum
as Photographer
Fay Spain
as Maureen Flannery
Murvyn Vye
as Bugs Moran
Al Ruscio
as Tony Genaro
Steve Gravers
as Anselmo
Louis Quinn
as Joe Lorenzo
Ron Soble
as Scalisi
Robert Gist
as O'Banion
Sandy Kenyon
as Bones Corelli
Lewis Charles
as Hymie Weiss
Peter Dane
as Pete Flannery
Joe De Santis
as Jim Colosimo
Clegg Hoyt
as Lefty
Raiken Ben Ari
as Ben Hoffman
Jack Orrison
as Police clerk
Sam Scar
as Louie
Ben Ari
as Ben Hoffman
Steve Gravesi
as Anselmo
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Rod Steiger gives his Method acting technique a workout as he captures the fiery persona of Al Capone and makes the gangster a lively larger-than-life subject.

Full Review… | September 15, 2010
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

... the most comprehensive film portrait of the notorious racketeer and mob boss who literally ruled Chicago for years.

Full Review… | September 4, 2010
Turner Classic Movies Online

Steiger chews scenery...and this B-grade action programmer.

October 19, 2006
Dispatch-Tribune Newspapers

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