- Title: CF287
KEYWORDS: PROHIBITION, GANGSTERS, THE MOB, SPEAKEASIES
Chicago gvs 1920s, flappers dance Charleston, cu on legs of dancers, Chicago gvs, street scenes with tram, crowds in street, elevated railway, men destroy barrels of liquor / booze, cu booze runs down the drain, bottles thrown at wall.
Cu machine gun fired out of car window, cu machine gun firing, cu man shoots with gun in each hand.
Al Capone into court house, comes out of building, gin runners / smugglers trucks past, explosion as shop is bombed, machine gun shot from car window, guns shooting.
Aerial shots of Al Capone's house in Florida, vs Capone's house inc boat house, men loading crates into trucks, pov at night along street in Chicago, trucks drive out of building.
High angle pan of New York docks, view of Manhattan on foggy day, Ellis Island ferry, Ellis Island building, ferry docks and people / immigrants arrive / disembark, ha pan
over low rise / tenement buildings in New York, vs Little Italy / Lower East Side streets, New York, slums.
High angle shot police remove liquor / booze from speakeasy and load onto van watched by crowd. People at work in brewery / bottling factory.
Eastern Sea Board, smugglers / rum runners, vs men with boxes of rum loading in Caribbean, American men drink rum straight from bottles.
Speakeasies, men at bar drinking, gambling, cu blackjack table, young women gamble, dancers at speakeasy, Texas Guinan in background throwing ping pong balls at audience.
Main street, Cicero ( suburb of Chicago), pan along street with houses and trees in blossom, Capone into car.
High angle shot of Al Capone at horse racing track - he looks up to camera, aerial shot of Al Capone's estate in Florida.
Al Capone out of car and into building ( repeated shot ), crowd outside, Capone arrested.
Men in soup kitchen at table. Speech with sound "We can't get no work … if it wasn't for our friend Al Caponeo …. We wouldn't eat".
Brief shot of President Hoover. J Edgar Hoover, printing press, brief shot of The Untouchables at 00:11:27. G men / FBI men training in firearms - shooting at vs objects, spilling barrels of liquor / booze, destroying stills, shooting at car until it explodes in flames, coast guards in speed boats chasing smugglers boats, man firing gun at boat from airplane.
October 1931 Al Capone with cigar into car, vs Capone with others onto train on way to jail watched by crowds. Great shot of paparazzi photographer taking photograph.
Federal Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia. Capone moved by train to Alcatraz 1934.
Vs ext and int shots of Alcatraz prison, guard, prisoners out of cells.
Vs Union Memorial Hospital where Capone was treated for syphilis, vs Florida estate, cu number on door.
Capone's coffin being disinterred and moved to another cemetery, police and press around.
Ship Normandie into New York harbour. Vs Normandie on fire, ship lies on its side in small dock, injured taken off ship, firefighters, aerial shot of ship ablaze. Joe Socks Lanza with Naval Intelligence officers up steps.
Lucky Luciano stands between two other men, cu.
Immigrants off Ellis Island ferry, vs Little Italy, Lower East Side, New York gvs, children play in street, streets, horse race and crowds.
Tracking shots down Lower East Side, New York, streets, market stalls line road, Times Square with neon lights at night 1930s, dancers at speakeasy.
Vs drugs - powder and pills - hidden inside various objects inc shaving brush, high angle shot of New York, hoodlum / gangster arrested, nice shot of Manhattan skyline, vs machine gun firing from car, guns shooting (repeated shots), shop explodes.
Aerial shot New York.
Jimmy Walker, corrupt Mayor of New York city, Grover Warren - corrupt head of police department.
Ecstatic crows in New York street as LaGuardia is voted in as mayor of New York (he was anti-mob), LaGuardia speech (sound).
Gaming machines smashed, illicit guns dumped in New York harbour.
Thomas Dewey and LaGuardia, vs Dutch Schultz, jury arrive at court house, Dewey dictates to secretary, horse racing, sign for East 48th Street, traffic in street, vs fashionable people drink and talk in club, cocktails shaken by row of barmen, people at bar, cu mint pushed into cocktail.
Vs DAs office, filing cabinets, telephonist says (sound) "Mr Dewey's office" as she puts call through, Lucky Luciano arrested, 1936 New York court house, cu printing press with newspaper headlines reading Luciano Guilty! Luciano along in handcuffs, crowds, vs district attorney's office inc open drawer and cu on file marked Prostitution, Dewey speech re witness protection appeal (sound).
Louis Lepke wanted poster, printing press, wanted posters through press, cu wanted poster, poster pinned on wall of police station., Frank Costello at Kefauver hearings ( wears pin striped suit ), Thomas O'Dwyer questioned.
1936 people board ferry as they are deported to Italy.
Hotel Nacional, Havana, Cuba, children at work in casinos, Hotel Nacional, car down narrow street in old Havana, giant political billboard of cardboard cut out of man, street scene and Hotel Nacional.
1950s Aerial of Las Vegas area, tracking shot along desert road with huge billboards advertising hotels - Desert Inn, Sahara, men who look like Mafia / gangsters off airplane at Las Vegas airport, aerial shot of Las Vegas, men and women gamble / play on slot machines.
Virginia Hill ( gangster's moll ) questioned at Kefauver Hearings (sound), Lucky Luciano stands between two men (longer shots here).
1960s vs Lucky Luciano in Naples, Italy, into car and surrounded by crowds, night shots of police car, int shot of man talking into radio, car pulled up by police, ext shots of Luciano's house at night.
Glamorous women walk in street, Naples.
- Master Title:PROHIBITION, AL CAPONE AND GANGSTERS