In 1983, director Brian De Palma launched audiences to the crime drama “Scarface.” The movie was a remake of the unique 1932 movie, which was loosely primarily based on a 1929 novel of the identical identify by Armitage Path. That novel was impressed by the story of Al Capone, an American gangster who rose to fame throughout the Prohibition period and was a distinguished crime boss in Chicago. The 1983 movie follows a Cuban refugee named Antonio “Tony” Montana, who arrives in Miami in 1980 with nothing, solely to turn out to be a robust drug lord. The movie stars actor Al Pacino, who’d gained recognition enjoying Michael Corleone in Francis Ford Coppola’s “The Godfather.” “Scarface” helped to additional set up Pacino as a star and earned him a Greatest Actor nomination at that yr’s Golden Globe Awards.
Regardless of rising to cult standing, the movie was reviewed poorly by the critics and was even nominated for a Golden Raspberry for Worst Director that yr. Nonetheless, within the eyes of tens of millions, it is one of many biggest movies of all time and is widely known as such to today. Even those that have not seen the movie are in a position to quote a few of the memorable strains, which proceed to be repeated and parodied many years after it is launch. We’ll always remember gems like “Say whats up to my little pal!” which can be fairly corny now, however has solidified “Scarface” in movie historical past.
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