The story of the rise and fall of the infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone and the control he exhibited over the city during the prohibition years. Unusually, briefly covering the years after Capone was imprisoned.
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From Underworld To Empire
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Did You Know?
No mention is made in the film of Capone's wife and children. Whilst the gangster did have several mistresses, he made a point of maintaining a façade of being a decent family man. See more
Al Capone's scar was not caused by broken glass from a window, but by a knife wound in an argument between he and Frank Gallucio over a remark he made to Gallucio's sister Lena at the Harvard Inn on Coney Island in 1917. See more
There should be a law against women drinking.
Well, I think there is.
Opening credits prologue: BROOKLYN MAY 6, 1918 See more
Most versions are missing an explicit nude scene by Susan Blakely
, probably due to the fact that bootleg copies are sourced from TV prints. See more