Once Upon a Time in America

Once Upon a Time in America poster
Epic tale of a group of Jewish gangsters in New York, from childhood, through their glory years during prohibition, and their meeting again 35 years later.

Director: Sergio Leone
Writer: Harry Grey (novel), Leonardo Benvenuti (screenplay), Piero De Bernardi (screenplay), Enrico Medioli (screenplay), Franco Arcalli (screenplay), Franco Ferrini (screenplay), Sergio Leone (screenplay), Stuart Kaminsky (additional dialogue)
Production: Warner Home Video
Genre: crime, drama
Year: 1984
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 8.4
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 01 Jun 1984
Awards: Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 11 wins & 8 nominations.


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Movie Video Clips

There were two things I couldn't get out of my mind - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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There were two things I couldn't get out...
My beloved is white and ruddy - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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My beloved is white and ruddy
Age can wither me - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Age can wither me
So what are YOU doing here - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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So what are YOU doing here
Mr Secretary - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Mr Secretary
Sometimes to defend myself - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Sometimes to defend myself
How's your sister - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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How's your sister
You understand - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You understand
There's an exit back this way - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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There's an exit back this way
It makes me feel good - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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It makes me feel good
Aren't you gonna say anything - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Aren't you gonna say anything
What a shame - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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What a shame
And you know it - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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And you know it
Been waiting long - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Been waiting long
You're the only person that I have ever - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You're the only person that I have ever
I don't know - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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I don't know
You'll put up - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You'll put up
Who's Robert Williams - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Who's Robert Williams
You dancing - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You dancing
What is it - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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What is it
Stop by for you later - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Stop by for you later
Can I take that for you - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Can I take that for you
No trouble - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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No trouble
This is Secretary Bailey's son - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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This is Secretary Bailey's son
Make yourself comfortable - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Make yourself comfortable
What chance is there that a crazy thing like this might succeed - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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What chance is there that a crazy thing...
You got any coffee around - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You got any coffee around
Get down off of there - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Get down off of there
Where is he - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Where is he
From here on - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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From here on
Aren't you going to say hello - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Aren't you going to say hello
Take the money and run - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Take the money and run
You better spray the toilet - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You better spray the toilet
What are you doing - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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What are you doing
We got a deal - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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We got a deal
It's a good movie - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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It's a good movie
I'm the chief of police - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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I'm the chief of police
You don't work for no one - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You don't work for no one
Why don't we make it a threesome - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Why don't we make it a threesome
Why do you want to see me - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Why do you want to see me
It's all in the papers - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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It's all in the papers
You know what - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You know what
So you left Detroit - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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So you left Detroit
While you were on vacation - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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While you were on vacation
You boys got yourself a real martyr for a friend - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You boys got yourself a real martyr for...
How much money we got put away - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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How much money we got put away
But now I know - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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But now I know
We're even - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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We're even
Who is that - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Who is that
What's that - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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What's that
Maybe you just better stay home tonight - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Maybe you just better stay home tonight
I brought back the key to your clock - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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I brought back the key to your clock
I'm gonna be gone for a while - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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I'm gonna be gone for a while
Bugsy's coming - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Bugsy's coming
At least you recognized me - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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At least you recognized me
She called you Miss - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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She called you Miss
I'm leaving tomorrow to go to Hollywood - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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I'm leaving tomorrow to go to Hollywood
And I don't trust politicians - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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And I don't trust politicians
Can I help you - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Can I help you
You know these guys - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You know these guys
We're going - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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We're going
Get a load of this - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Get a load of this
Who are you - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Who are you
Just swapping prisoners - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Just swapping prisoners
Don't worry - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Don't worry
You've been around - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You've been around
When did you get back - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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When did you get back
Max made fools of us - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Max made fools of us
Who's this - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Who's this
Stay that way - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Stay that way
Who're YOU calling a cockroach - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Who're YOU calling a cockroach
You better stop squeezing me - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You better stop squeezing me
Were you in there - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Were you in there
You look terrific - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You look terrific
You wanted a place by the ocean - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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You wanted a place by the ocean
I'd take it easy - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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I'd take it easy
Somebody's there - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Somebody's there
Bring me a charlotte russe - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Bring me a charlotte russe
Charlotte russe - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Charlotte russe
What do you think - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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What do you think
What do you want - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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What do you want
Am I right - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Am I right
She don't leave me alone - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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She don't leave me alone
Are you crazy - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Are you crazy
Who you protecting - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Who you protecting
To keep from going crazy - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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To keep from going crazy
Where were you - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Where were you
Find my son - screenshot from movie Once Upon a Time in America
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Find my son

Movie Quotes

Movie Cast

Noodles - Robert De Niro
Jimmy O'Donnell - Treat Williams
Carol - Tuesday Weld
Frankie - Joe Pesci
Police Chief Aiello - Danny Aiello
Patsy - James Hayden
Fat Moe - Larry Rapp
Van Linden - Dutch Miller
Sharkey - Robert Harper
Chicken Joe - Richard Bright
Crowning - Gerard Murphy
Peggy - Amy Ryder
Woman in the Puppet Theatre - Olga Karlatos
Mandy - Mario Brega
Trigger - Ray Dittrich
Beefy - Frank Gio
Mrs. Aiello - Karen Shallo
Willie The Ape - Angelo Florio
Young Noodles - Scott Tiler
Young Max - Rusty Jacobs
Young Patsy - Brian Bloom
Young Cockeye - Adrian Curran
Young Fat Moe - Mike Monetti
Dominic - Noah Moazezi
Bugsy - James Russo
Bugsy's Gang - Frankie Caserta
Bugsy's Gang - Joey Marzella
Al Capuano - Clem Caserta
Fred Capuano - Frank Sisto
Johnny Capuano - Jerry Strivelli
Young Peggy - Julie Cohen
Interviewer - Marvin Scott
Irving Gold - Mike Gendel
Monkey - Paul Herman
Girl in Coffin - Ann Neville
Adorable Old Man - Joey Faye
Nurse Thompson - Linda Ipanema
Reporter 1 - Tandy Cronyn
Reporter 2 - Richard Zobel
Reporter 3 - Baxter Harris
Chauffeur - Arnon Milchan
Cemetery Caretaker - Marty Licata
Max's Mother - Marcia Jean Kurtz
Peggy's Mother - Estelle Harris
Young Deborah - Jennifer Connelly
Newstand Man - Alexander Godfrey
Mounted Policeman - Cliff Cudney
2nd Mounted Policeman - Paul Farentino
Sgt. P. Halloran - Bruce Bahrenburg
Street Singer - Mort Freeman
Friend of Young Deborah - Sandra Solberg
Foreman - Jay Zeely
Young Macrò - Massimo Liti
The Cemetery Directress (Extended Cut) - Louise Fletcher
Bar Room Patron - Greg Anthony
One of Beefy's Thugs - Salvatore Billa
Chinese Theater Spectator - Bruno Bilotta
Boy in Park - Matteo Cafiso
Newspaper Salesman - Nelson Camp
Bugsy's Gang - Scott Coffey
Speakeasy Drum Player - Nunzio Giuliani
Speakeasy Banjo Player - Dario Iori
Speakeasy Percussionist - Ole Jorgensen
David Bailey's Girlfriend - Francesca Leone
Deborah Gelly's Father - Chuck Low
Waiter - Ron Nummi
Speakeasy Patron - Ryan Paris
Speakeasy Trumpet Player - Nicola Roberto
Speakeasy Clarinet Player - Gianni Sanjust
Speakeasy Vocalist - Alex Serra