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Narbengesicht (1932)  link to Narbengesicht on IMDb  

Nummer: 1435

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7,8/10 (21605 Stimmen)

Originaltitel: Scarface

Land: USA, 93 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Action, Krimi, Drama, Film Noir, Thriller

Regisseur: Howard Hawks, Richard Rosson

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...


Paul Muni Tony Camonte
Ann Dvorak Cesca Camonte

Medium: Unbekannt,

Verliehen: Nein

Seitenformat: 4:3