Once Upon a Time in America

Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

Crime, passion and lust for power.

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A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.

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  • Robert De Niro

    as David 'Noodles' Aaronson
  • James Woods

    as Maximilian 'Max' Bercovicz
  • Elizabeth McGovern

    as Deborah Gelly
  • Joe Pesci

    as Frankie Minaldi
  • Burt Young

    as Joe
  • Tuesday Weld

    as Carol
  • Treat Williams

    as James Conway O'Donnell
  • Danny Aiello

    as Police Chief Vincent Aiello
  • Richard Bright

    as Chicken Joe
  • James Hayden

    as Patrick 'Patsy' Goldberg
  • William Forsythe

    as Philip 'Cockeye' Stein
  • Darlanne Fluegel

    as Eve
  • Larry Rapp

    as 'Fat' Moe Gelly
  • Olga Karlatos

    as Woman in the Puppet Theatre
  • Frank Gio

    as Beefy
  • Jennifer Connelly

    as Young Deborah
  • Scott Schutzman Tiler

    as Young Noodles
  • Rusty Jacobs

    as Young Max / David Bailey
  • Brian Bloom

    as Young Patsy
  • Mike Monetti

    as Young 'Fat' Moe Gelly
  • Adrian Curran

    as Young Cockeye
  • Julie Cohen

    as Young Peggy
  • Noah Moazezi

    as Dominic
  • James Russo

    as Bugsy
  • Clem Caserta

    as Al Capuano
  • Frank Sisto

    as Fred Capuano
  • Jerry Strivelli

    as Johnny Capuano
  • Mike Gendel

    as Irving Gold
  • Sandra Solberg

    as Friend of Young Deborah
  • Margherita Pace

    as Young Deborah (Double)
  • Louise Fletcher

    as Cemetery Director (uncredited)
  • Paul Herman

    as Monkey
  • Bruno Iannone

    as Thug
  • Bruno Bilotta

    as Man in Puppet Theathre
  • Ray Dittrich

    as Trigger
  • Richard Foronjy

    as Officer Whitey
  • Mario Brega

    as Mandy
  • Angelo Florio

    as Willie the Ape
  • Marcia Jean Kurtz

    as Max's Mother
  • Salvatore Billa

    as Beefy Henchman
  • Gerard Murphy

    as Crowning
  • Scott Coffey

    as Bugsy's Henchman
Directing Sergio Leone Director
Costume & Make-Up Gabriella Pescucci Costume Design
Crew Gabe Videla Special Effects
Crew Louis Craig Special Effects
Crew Danilo Bollettini Special Effects
Crew Giovanni Corridori Special Effects
Crew Jacques Godbout Special Effects
Crew Benito Stefanelli Stunts
Sound Ennio Morricone Original Music Composer
Production Claudio Mancini Executive Producer
Production Joy Todd Casting
Art Carlo Simi Production Design
Camera Carlo Tafani Camera Operator
Lighting Romano Mancini Lighting Technician
Sound Bruno Charier Sound Designer
Production Arnon Milchan Producer
Production Cis Corman Casting
Crew Stuart Kaminsky Additional Dialogue
Writing Leonardo Benvenuti Screenplay
Writing Piero De Bernardi Screenplay
Writing Enrico Medioli Screenplay
Writing Franco Arcalli Screenplay
Writing Franco Ferrini Screenplay
Writing Sergio Leone Screenplay
Writing Ernesto Gastaldi Screenplay
Writing Harry Grey Novel
Production Mark Damon Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Vincenzo Cardella Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Maria Teresa Corridoni Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Renata Magnanti Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Randy Coronato Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Randy Coronato Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Nilo Jacoponi Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Manlio Rocchetti Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Gino Zamprioli Makeup Artist
Production Fred C. Caruso Executive In Charge Of Production
Production Mario Cotone Production Supervisor
Production Walter Massi Unit Manager
Production Ginette Hardy Production Manager
Editing Nino Baragli Editor
Crew Tonino Delli Colli Cinematography