R | | Crime, Drama
A tale of greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: a mafia enforcer and a casino executive, compete against each other over a gambling empire, and over a fast living and fast loving socialite.
"There's no plot at all", Martin Scorsese said in an interview included on the Blu-ray. "It's three hours, no plot. So you know this going in. There's a lot of action, a lot of story, but no plot."
When you love someone, you've gotta trust them. There's no other way. You've got to give them the key to everything that's yours. Otherwise, what's the point? And for a while, I believed, that's the kind of love I had.
In scenes with TV reporters present, there is often a reporter or two holding a microphone with a "13" logo on it on one side and "Inside Las Vegas" on the other. This was an actual logo used by Las Vegas television station KTNV-TV, but not until the 1990s.
SPOILER: Nicky is about to finish his narration, he's cut short by the mobsters wanting to whack him.
$9,946,480 (USA) (14 April 1995)
$42,438,300 (USA) (21 April 1995)
Dive deep into everything about film festivals, family entertainment, IMDb Picks, and more.