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The untouchables

Author: Brian De PalmaArt LinsonDavid MametKevin CostnerCharles Martin SmithAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Special collector's edView all editions and formats
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A larger-than-life depiction of Al Capone, the warlord who ruled Prohibition-era Chicago ... and Eliot Ness, the law enforcer who vowed to bring him down. In this classic confrontation between good and evil, Ness learns, with the help of a cop named Malone, how to beat the mob by shooting fast and shooting first.
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Genre/Form: Gangster films
Crime films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Gangster
Crime
Drama
Named Person: Eliot Ness; Al Capone; Eliot Ness; Al Capone; Eliot Ness
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Brian De Palma; Art Linson; David Mamet; Kevin Costner; Charles Martin Smith; Andy Garcia; Robert De Niro; Sean Connery; Stephen H Burum; Ennio Morricone; Eliot Ness; Paramount Pictures Corporation.
ISBN: 079219909X 9780792199090
OCLC Number: 55859331
Language Note: English or dubbed French dialogue; optional English or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Based on the novel by Eliot Ness.
Special features: The script, the cast; Production stories; Reinventing the genre; The classic; Original featurette: "The men"; Theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Stephen H. Burum ; art director, William A. Elliott ; editors, Jerry Greenberg and Bill Pankow ; music, Ennio Morricone ; costume designer, Marilyn Vance-Straker ; wardrobe, Giorgio Armani.
Cast: Kevin Costner, Charles Martin Smith, Andy Garcia, Robert De Niro, Sean Connery.
Awards: Academy Awards, USA, 1988: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Sean Connery).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R ; special features not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround EX.
Other Titles: Untouchables (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures presents an Art Linson production, a Brian De Palma film ; produced by Art Linson ; written by David Mamet ; directed by Brian De Palma.

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A larger-than-life depiction of Al Capone, the warlord who ruled Prohibition-era Chicago ... and Eliot Ness, the law enforcer who vowed to bring him down. In this classic confrontation between good and evil, Ness learns, with the help of a cop named Malone, how to beat the mob by shooting fast and shooting first.

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