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The Untouchables 

In 1930s Chicago, the seemingly invincible crime boss Al Capone is opposed by a team of incorruptible U.S. Treasury Agents, led by the indefatigable Eliot Ness.
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1994   1993  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Complete series cast summary:
Tom Amandes ...  Eliot Ness 42 episodes, 1993-1994
Paul Regina Paul Regina ...  Frank Nitti 42 episodes, 1993-1994
John Newton ...  Agent Tony Pagano 42 episodes, 1993-1994
David James Elliott ...  Agent Paul Robbins 42 episodes, 1993-1994
William Forsythe ...  Al Capone 42 episodes, 1993-1994
Valentino Cimo ...  Frankie Rio 42 episodes, 1993-1994
Brian Ruddy Brian Ruddy ...  Jake Niles 42 episodes, 1993-1994
John Rhys-Davies ...  Agent Michael Malone 30 episodes, 1993-1994
Nancy Everhard ...  Catherine Ness 28 episodes, 1993-1994
Michael Horse ...  Agent George Steelman 19 episodes, 1993
Hynden Walch ...  Mae Capone 19 episodes, 1993-1994
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Storyline

In prohibition era Chicago, the ambitious criminal Al Capone moves in to exploit an immense bootleg market for his own profit. Together with his second, the cold-bloodedly practical Frank Nitti, Capone manages to unite the various local crime lords under his leadership and create an incredibly powerful crime syndicate. Through the use of alluring bribery to corrupt the local authorities for his purposes and brutal violence to cow or eliminate the more principled, it seems that Al Capone is above the law. However, the gang makes the critical mistake of irritating the US President one night, and the decision is made to bring Capone to justice. To that end, US Treasury agent Eliot Ness is assigned the task. Ness, who is utterly incensed by the gang violence and corruption that Capone embodies, soon learns that he cannot depend on the local police in this crusade with their rife corruption. Instead, he assembles an elite team of agents handpicked for their skills and especially their ... Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 September 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

De uovervindelige See more »

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Paramount Television See more »
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Runtime:

| (42 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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End credit acknowledgment: Based upon the television series The Untouchables (1959) and the books by Oscar Fraley with Eliot Ness and with Paul Robsky. See more »

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Version of The Untouchables (1959) See more »

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Just A Moonbeam
Written by Dennis Spiegel and Michael Lang
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This TV series Should be on DVD!
14 August 2004 | by aaronj2004See all my reviews

I'm a fan of untouchables as much as the next person and i would love for the series to be on DVD i enjoy all the early episodes, especially the pilot the later episodes, i didn't get to see because i was busy watching other movies If the series lasted from January 1993 till September 1994 then they should put both seasons on both VHS and DVD [on either two, three or four disc DVD] to some extent that people would be like "oh my gosh, the untouchables is on DVD! i'm excited! "

My point being , This series should be on DVD and VHS then they'd realize they'd love the series on DVD or VHS as much they did when it was on fox TV from january 93 till September 94


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