R | | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A Jewish homicide detective investigates a seemingly minor murder and falls in with a Zionist group as a result.
Debut cinema movie as an actor of Tony Mamet who is the half-brother of director-playwright-screenwriter David Mamet. Nearly all of Tony Mamet's acting filmography is in filmed productions associated with David Mamet.
What happened to the job?
Tim Sullivan: Mm.
Bobby Gold: Fuckin' politics, man, nuthin' but politics. Motherfucker called me a kike...
Tim Sullivan: I heard 'im.
Bobby Gold: Job's changed. It ain't the same job.
Tim Sullivan: Job's the same...
Bobby Gold: Yeah?
Tim Sullivan: People dyin', people killin' 'em. How's your head? Sonofabitch whopped ...
The word "Grofaz" (actually: "Gröfaz") is explained as an abbreviation for "Größter Feldherr aller Zeiten" as a title for Hitler. However, it was used as an insult. It was coined after the defeat at Stalingrad, mocking earlier praise for Hitler by field marshal Wilhelm Keitel. Using this term openly would have brought about immediate arrest.
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