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Nitti: The Enforcer

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Nitti: The Enforcer

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
96 minutes
performer:
Anthony LaPaglia, Michael Moriarty, Trini Alvarado, Mike Starr
director:
Michael Switzer
distributor:
Academy
author:
Lee David Zlotoff
genre:
Drama, Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B-

Nitti: The Enforcer, although as a 90-minute made-for-TV movie, it tends to mute the sex and violence and skim over plot and character. Anthony LaPaglia is broodingly forceful as Al Capone’s main man, and the action is lean and mean, despite the pulled punches. On a video double bill with Mobsters, Nitti also offers neat mob-legend cross-references. B-

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