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Crazy Joe (15-Feb-1974)

Director: Carlo Lizzani

Writers: Lewis John Carlino; Nicholas Gage

Keywords: Crime

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Luther Adler
Actor
4-May-1903 8-Dec-1984 Broadway actor
Peter Boyle
Actor
18-Oct-1935 12-Dec-2006 Young Frankenstein
Paula Prentiss
Actor
4-Mar-1938   What's New, Pussycat?
Rip Torn
Actor
6-Feb-1931   Arthur on The Larry Sanders Show
Hervé Villechaize
Actor
23-Apr-1943 4-Sep-1993 Boss, the plane! The plane!
Eli Wallach
Actor
7-Dec-1915   The Magnificent Seven
Fred Williamson
Football
5-Mar-1938   Football star, Original Gangstas
Henry Winkler
Actor
30-Oct-1945   Fonz on Happy Days

REVIEWS

Review by anonymous (posted on 9-Jan-2007)

I remember this film when I was a teenager. Based on the true story of Crazy Joey Gallo, a soldier in the Profaci family in Brooklyn. He and his brothers and their crew revolted against the Boss and started a war. Pretty true to the facts, with a great cast. Very disappointed it has not come out on DVD. I would buy this film in a second. A must have for any mob film collection, if only they would release it. They do not make them like this anymore. Tough and violent, no BS. Low budget but still quality. A man's film. Peter Boyle as Crazy Joe. Rip Torn as brother Larry. Eli Wallach as Carlo Gambino. How cool is that?


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