Scarface

Scarface

Title: Scarface

Release: 1932

Rating: 7.8

Language: English

Country: USA

Runtime: 93

Genre: Action,Crime,Drama,Film-Noir,Thriller

Scarface

Release 1932
Rating 7.8
Language English
Country USA
Runtime 93
Genre Action,Crime,Drama,Film-Noir,Thriller

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Synopsis

Johnny Lovo rises to the head of the bootlegging crime syndicate on the south side of Chicago following the murder of former head, Big Louis Costillo. Johnny contracted Big Louis' bodyguard, Tony Camonte, to make the hit on his boss. Tony becomes Johnny's second in command, and is not averse to killing anyone who gets in his and Johnny's way. As Tony is thinking bigger than Johnny and is not afraid of anyone or anything, Tony increasingly makes decisions on his own instead of following Johnny's orders, especially in not treading on the north side run by an Irish gang led by a man named O'Hara, of whom Johnny is afraid. Tony's murder spree increases, he taking out anyone who stands in his and Johnny's way of absolute control on the south side, and in Tony's view absolute control of the entire city. Tony's actions place an unspoken strain between Tony and Johnny to the point of the two knowing that they can't exist in their idealized world with the other. Tony's ultimate downfall may be...

Director :

Howard Hawks, Richard Rosson(co-director)

Writer :

Armitage Trail (based on the novel by), Ben Hecht (screen story), Seton I. Miller (continuity), John Lee Mahin (continuity), W.R. Burnett (continuity), Seton I. Miller (dialogue), John Lee Mahin (dialogue), W.R. Burnett (dialogue)

Actors :

... Tony 'Scarface' Camonte

... Cesca Camonte

... Poppy

... John 'Johnny' Lovo

... Insp. Ben Guarino

... Guino Rinaldo

... Angelo