R | | Crime, Drama
In 1863, Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points area of New York City seeking revenge against Bill the Butcher, his father's killer.
You're a good one for the fighting, Bill. But you can't fight forever.
Bill: I can go down doing it.
Boss Tweed: And you will!
Bill: What did you say?
Boss Tweed: I said, you're turning your back on the future.
Bill: Not our future.
In the very beginning, before the great battle of 1846, Priest talks to his young son about St. Michael. When Priest says "and what did he do," young Amsterdam mouths the words.
Miramax Films and Touchstone Pictures logos are much different and larger than the normal logos and evoke a 1930s black and white style.
English, Irish, Chinese, Latin
$1,049,746 (Japan) (20 December 2002)
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