A young man grows up in the mob and works very hard to advance himself through the ranks. He enjoys his life of money and luxury but is oblivious to the horror that he causes. A drug addiction and a few mistakes ultimately unravel his climb to the top. Based on the book “Wiseguy” by Nicholas Pileggi. Commissioned by Sean F. (11/6/20).
Release date: September 19, 1990 (USA)
Director: Martin Scorsese
Adapted from: Wiseguy
Awards: BAFTA Award for Best Film, MORE
Screenplay: Martin Scorsese, Nicholas Pileggi