R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Tom Regan, an advisor to a Prohibition-era crime boss, tries to keep the peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties.
Eddie Dane was originally named Bluepoint in the screenplay.
What're you chewin' over?
Tom Reagan: Dream I had once. I was walkin' in the woods, I don't know why. Wind came up and blew me hat off.
Verna: And you chased it, right? You ran and ran, finally caught up to it and you picked it up. But it wasn't a hat anymore and it ...
At 20 minutes into the film, when Tom Reagan pours his third drink at the bar, he never drinks it. When he walks away with the "full" drink in his hand, the glass is empty. When he gets to the dressing room in the next scene the glass is full - almost to the top. Reagan only poured briefly at the bar, about one shot, not enough to possibly fill the glass.
The opening credits list production companies, the title, and the main cast. The crew is not listed until the ending credits, starting with a director credit.
English, Italian, Irish, Yiddish