Al Capone

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  • Approved
  • 1959
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 6.7  (1,901)

Al Capone is a biographical crime drama film directed by Richard Wilson and released in 1959. The movie chronicles the life of Al Capone, played by Rod Steiger, a notorious gangster who became the most powerful crime boss of Chicago during the Prohibition era in the 1920s and 1930s. Throughout the film, Steiger delivers a powerful and convincing portrayal of Capone's character. The movie depicts Capone as a ruthless but charismatic leader who uses violence and intimidation to maintain his grip on power.

The story begins with Capone's rise to power as he turns a small-time gang into a powerful criminal organization. The movie shows how Capone bribes and manipulates politicians and law enforcement officials to maintain his control over the city. Martin Balsam portrays one of Capone's associates, who is instrumental in helping Capone carry out his criminal activities.

The movie also explores Capone's personal life, including his relationships with his wife Mae and his closest confidants. Fay Spain plays Mae, Capone's loyal and supportive wife, who stands by him through his rise to power and eventual downfall.

As the movie progresses, Capone's criminal empire comes under intense scrutiny from the FBI, led by Agent Frank Wilson, played by James Gregory. The FBI's investigation eventually leads to the charges of tax evasion that ultimately land Capone in prison.

The film culminates in a dramatic courtroom scene where Capone faces justice for his crimes. Steiger delivers an intense and emotional performance as Capone struggles to come to terms with his fate.

Overall, Al Capone is a gripping and powerful look at one of the most infamous figures in American history. The movie's strong performances, tense atmosphere, and compelling story make it a must-see for fans of crime dramas and biographical films.

Al Capone is a 1959 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.7.

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    1 hr 44 min
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    6.7  (1,901)