Set in the Bronx during the tumultuous 1960s, an adolescent boy is torn between his honest, working-class father and a violent yet charismatic crime boss. Complicating matters is the youngster's growing attraction - forbidden in his neighborhood - for a beautiful black girl.
- Genre: Drama, Crime
- Studio: HBO Films, Savoy Pictures
- Keyword: gambling, black people, italian american, italian, parent child relationship, loyalty, gangster, funeral, molotow cocktail, gang leader, nostalgia, game of dice, bus driver, mafia, best friend, witness to murder, hoodlum, xenophobia, bronx, new york city, father figure, 1960s, confession booth
- Cast: Robert De Niro, Chazz Palminteri, Lillo Brancato, Francis Capra, Taral Hicks, Kathrine Narducci