Live by Night quotes

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Boston, 1926. The '20s are roaring. Liquor is flowing, bullets are flying, and one man sets out to make his mark on the world. Prohibition has given rise to an endless network of underground distilleries, speakeasies, gangsters, and corrupt cops. Joe Coughlin, the youngest son of a prominent Boston police captain, has long since turned his back on his strict and proper upbringing. Now having graduated from a childhood of petty theft to a career in the pay of the city's most fearsome mobsters, Joe enjoys the spoils, thrills, and notoriety of being an outlaw. But life on the dark side carries a heavy price. In a time when ruthless men of ambition, armed with cash, illegal booze, and guns, battle for control, no one-neither family nor friend, enemy nor lover-can be trusted. Beyond money and power, even the threat of prison, one fate seems most likely for men like Joe: an early death. But until that day, he and his friends are determined to live life to the hilt. Joe embarks on a dizzying...

Director: Ben Affleck
Writer: Ben Affleck (screenplay by), Dennis Lehane (based on the novel by)
Production: Appian Way, Pearl Street Films
Year: 2016
MetaScore: 49/100
ImdbRating: 6.4
BoxOffice: $10,378,555
Released: 13 Jan 2017
Awards: 3 nominations.

19 Clips & Quotes


Joe Coughlin - Ben Affleck
Loretta Figgis - Elle Fanning
Maso Pescatore - Remo Girone
Thomas Coughlin - Brendan Gleeson
Albert White - Robert Glenister
RD Pruitt - Matthew Maher
Dion Bartolo - Chris Messina
Emma Gould - Sienna Miller
Esteban Suarez - Miguel
Graciela - Zoe Saldana
Chief Figgis - Chris Cooper
Tim Hickey - Titus Welliver
Digger Pescatore - Max Casella
Ritz Investor - Christian Clemenson
Virgil Beauregard - J.D. Evermore
Calvin Bondurant - Clark Gregg
Gary L. Smith - Anthony Michael Hall
Brendan Loomis - Chris Sullivan
Paulo Bartolo - Benjamin Ciaramello
Donnie Gishler - Derek Mears
Broomfield Waiter - Danny Kitz
North End Local - Bobby Curcuro
Large Italian - Bruce-Robert Serafin
Anthony Servidone - Massi Furlan
Herald Reporter - Lewis D. Wheeler
Jack Jarvis - Michael Mantell
Doctor - Tom Virtue
Illario Noble - Giuseppe Losavio
Gino Valocco - Peter Arpesella
Adomo Valocco - Zak Lee
Esteban's Bodyguard - Derrick Dover
Wallace - Peter Sabri
Factory News Reader - Eduardo Cruz
J&D Crew - Ryan Young
Shine Runner - Stanley M. Farrow
Mayweather - Austin Swift
Fausto Scarfone - Anthony Palermo
Seppe - David Fierro
Statler Hotel Guest - David Afflick
Port Worker - Robert Aldredge
Businessman on Train - David Alen
Casitas Kid - Leo Alexander
Latina Dancer - Veronica Alicino
Statler Guest - Dave Allen
Party Goer - Caio Alvim
Gillette Factory Worker - Stanis Krista Ames
Train Passenger - Lucy Angelo
Gillette Factory Worker - Kristen Annese
Gillette Factory Worker - Stephanie Atkinson
Police Officer - Ford Austin
Parisian Cafe Woman - Mickie Banyas
Cuban Dancer - Raihan Baqui
Gillette Factory Worker - Tina Bell
Chef Françoise - Christopher Bierl
Disheveled Man - John Bishop
Man on Street - Nicholas William Bishop
Factory Worker - Bill Blair
Gillette Factory Worker - David S. Bookbinder
Tent City Child - Lili Brennan
Boston City Official - Stephen Brown
Shoeshine - Robb Buckland
Pedestrian - John J. Burke
Statler Guest - Mark Burzenski
Waiter - Joe Cali
Revival Tent Patron - Scott Campbell
Speakeasy Patron - Bryan Carman
Hickey's Moll - Katelyn Causey
Gangster shot in the neck - John Cenatiempo
Statler Party Guest - Chantel Chase
Boston PD - Andrew Constantini
North End Scene - Stevie Costa
Cigarette Girl - Joy Costanza
James Michael Curley - Colin Costello
Woman on Street - Jenna Curtis
Bartender - Jordan Daem
Gillette Factory Worker - Natalia Davidenko
Revival Patron - Rick L. Dean
Italian Wiseguy - Bob Dio
Statler Guest - Spencer Drake
Italian Pedestrian - Tom Driscoll
Italian Pedestrian - Frank Durant
Vendor Child - Brendan Egan
Villager - Ehab Elgharabawy
Dixie Gang - John C. Epperson
Northend Newspaper Vendor - Larry Eudene
Gillette Factory Worker - Anna Ewelina
Upscale Pedestrian - Charlie Flannery
Casitas - Toni French
J&D Crew - Bryan Friday
Reporter - Steve Gagliastro
Movie Theater Patron - Susie Ganiere
Cuban Patron - Julian Garcia
Maso Pascatore's Security - Kyle Waters Geller
Big Dock Worker - Trevor Lee Georgeson
Factory Worker - Alaina Gianci
Red Sox Player - John Gigliotti
Migrant Worker - Suzanne Gillies
Red Sox Player - Mark Haggett
Cigar Woman - Jan Haley
Bank Robbery Witness - London Hall
Gillette Factory Worker - Tori Hall
Gillette Millworker - Katie Hanley
Statler Hotel Guest - Anita Harkess
Tent City Bum - Darrell Keith Harris
Statler Guest - Wendy Hartman
Cuban Patron - Desmond Hayes
Gillette Factory Worker - Priscella Henriquez
Congregation Member - Ted Hollis
Churchgoer - Justin Holt
Broomfield Patron - Daniel D. Houy
Waiter - Tony Ionno
Cigar Girl - Elizabeth Johnson
Irish mafia - Gregory Joiner
Businessman - Frederick Keeve
Cuban Band Upright Bass Player - Kirk E. Kelleykahn
Upscale Pedestrian - Bobby Kenney
Marketplace Shopper - Khafre King
Cuban Band Singer - Wendell Kinney
Speakeasy Patron - Ren Knopf
Italian Immigrant - Manos Krystalis
Hickey's Crew - Matt Laydon
Speak Easy Bar Owner - Chris A. Liscomb
Speak Easy Dancer - Lori Livingston
Statler Guest - Wayne Malm Jr.
Cuban Band Singer - Stefanie Malouf
Party Goer - Michael Mardo
Italian Vendor - Tom Mariano
Statler Guest - Robert Marsella
Cuban Band Singer - Chris Mata
Statler Party Guest - Elle Matarazzo
Warehouse Worker - Aaron Makai McGlover
Down & Out - Brian Wade McVicker
Smoking Bostonian - Johnny Meyer
Italian Immigrant - Valiant Michael
Latin Ballroom Dancer - Teebone Mitchell
Maso's Crew - Anthony Molinari
Assassin - Heidi Moneymaker
Boston Post Reporter - Randy Morris
Tropical Patron - Pavelly Moure
Gillette Factory Worker - Trista Nabors
Casistas Kid - Sofia Naccarato
Cuban Businessman - Arsi Nami
Statler Hotel Bellhop - Cassidy Neal
Traveler - Daniel Nickels
Statler Bellhop - Danny T. O'Brien
Street Vendor - John O'Halloran
Cigarette Girl - Katie O'Malley
KKK Member - Matt O'Neill
North End Street Guy - Robert Oliva
Singer - Tearra Oso
Convict - Tommy Otis
Young Tomas Coughlin - Braylon Owens
Maso's Crew - Michael Papajohn
Italian Vendor - Bill Porter
Mill Worker - Michelle Principi
Cuban Barber - George Pringle
Chauffeur - Robert Ratinoff
Paddy Wagon Prisoner - Lawrence Ravettina
Gillette Factory Worker - Anne Reardon
Italian Child - Simao Rebelo
Boston Kid - Lainee Rhodes
Italian Immigrant - David Riccio Jr.
Front Row Church Attendee - Michelle Rice
Cuban Dancer - Sherry Roldan
Tampa Pedestrian - Mark Roman
Italian Immigrant - Diana Rombola
Albert White's Crew - Paul Rosenblum
Gillette Factory Worker - Lexie Roth
Driver - Richard Rubin
Factory Worker - Ariana Ruckle
Migrant worker - Tony Sagastizado I
Cuban Patron - Luis Sanchez
Revival Tent Patron - Frank Scozzari
Revival Tent Patron - Sonny Scozzari
Amen Lady - Delisa Sexton
KKK Member - Nik Shriner
Cuban Tough Guy - Juan Silva
Construction Worker - Alec Octave Smith
Statler Party Guest - Lucien Spelman
Policeman - P.J. Stack
Man in Background - Bruce M. Stockert
Tent Revival Worshiper - Dorinda Townsend
Gillette Factory Worker - Treviance
Bystander - Stephen Trouskie
Italian Immigrant - Anastasia Tsikhanava
Cuban Mother - Tandi Tugwell
Fieldhand - Stephen Unger
Cuban Dancer - Valeria Vallejos
Statler Guest - Sam Vanivray
Ceta Girl - Brianni Walker
Speakeasy Elder - Phillip E. Walker
Italian-American Child - Raquel Wallace
Ella Waller-Cook - Ella G. Waller
Congregation Member - Seth Wayne
Gillette Factory Worker - Devon Werden
Migrant Worker - Tim Whalen
Broomfield Patron - Pamela Drake Wilson
City Official - Timothy A. Wilson
Gillette Factory Worker - Dora Winifred
Grave Digger - Ron G. Young