R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
The story of how Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel started Las Vegas.
Cinematographer Allen Daviau lit the scenes like the Hollywood films of the 1940s.
Joey, listen. I think you owe both of us an apology for the name that you called Virginia.
Joey Adonis: Yeah? Well, you can suck that apology right out of my dick.
"Bugsy" Siegel: Joey, what words to say. Put it out, then. All right, you know what? I'll pull mine out first. ...
"Bugsy" Siegel: ...
The film takes several key historical liberties, especially with the Flamingo and Bugsy's dealings with his fellow mobsters.
$140,358 (USA) (15 December 1991)