The Untouchables

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Director

Brian De Palma

Cast

Kevin Costner as Special Agent Eliot Ness

Sean Connery as Agent James “Jim” Malone

Charles Martin Smith as Oscar Wallace

Andy García as Agent George Stone

Robert De Niro as Al Capone

Richard Bradford as Police Chief Mike Dorsett

Jack Kehoe as Walter Payne

Billy Drago as Frank Nitti

Patricia Clarkson as Catherine Ness

Writers

David Mamet (written by)

Oscar Fraley (suggested book)

Eliot Ness (suggested book)


Summary

Al Capone rules Chicago with an iron fist. Prohibition agent Eliot Ness attempts to take Capone down, even though his best efforts fail due to widespread corruption within the Windy City's police force. Recruiting an elite group of lawmen who won't be swayed by bribes or fear, Ness renews his determination to bring Capone to justice.
Al Capone rules Chicago with an iron fist. Prohibition agent Eliot Ness attempts to take Capone down, even though his best efforts fail due to widespread corruption within the Windy City's police force. Recruiting an elite group of lawmen who won't be swayed by bribes or fear, Ness renews his determination to bring Capone to justice.

Genre

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Released

June 3, 1987

Runtime

1hr 59min

MPAA

Rated R

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