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Gotti ★★½ 1996 (R)

Follows the career of the New York mobster known as the “Teflon Don.” Gotti's (Assante) mentor is Neil Dellacroce (Quinn), underboss to the aging head of the Gambino crime family. When Gambino (Lawrence) dies, Gotti is incensed that Paul Castellano (Sarafian) is named as family successor and eventually has him killed. He then grabs power (and lots of tabloid headlines), manages to beat his first federal racketeering rap, but is brought down with the aid of his own underboss, Sammy the Bull (Forsythe), whom the feds get into court. 118m/C VHS, DVD . Armand Assante, William Forsythe, Anthony Quinn, Richard Sarafian, Vincent Pastore, Robert Miranda, Frank Vincent, Marc Lawrence, Al Waxman, Alberta Watson, Silvio Oliviero, Nigel Bennett, Dominic Chianese, G. Anthony “Tony” Sirico, Scott Cohen, Raymond Serra; D: Robert Harmon; W: Steve Shagan; C: Alar Kivilo; M: Mark Isham. CABLE