R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
After being double crossed and thrown in jail, a deformed gangster gets a new face and rehabilitation, but his desire for revenge looms.
Al Pacino was initially interested in playing the title character, and worked with the producers on developing the script. However, Pacino ultimately dropped out of the project, due to script problems. Pacino felt, despite numerous revisions, they had never been able to transcend the script's B-movie qualities.
Lt. A.Z. Drones:
Well, Johnny. That damn doctor didn't understand this part, did he?
During the graveyard scene, Larry "pumps" the action on a double barreled shotgun.
$2,437,642 1 October 1989