C’era una volta in America

Category

Feature films

International title

Once Upon a Time in America

Country of production

Italy, United States of America

Year

1984

Synopsis

1968. Former gangster David "Noodles" Aaronson returns to New York more than thirty years after his escape. There he thinks back to his dramatic vicissitudes and those of his comrades in their rise from lower Manhattan to the organized underworld, in the New York of Prohibition and post-Prohibition.

Subject

Harry Grey

Direction

Sergio Leone

Script

Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Enrico Medioli, Franco Arcalli, Franco Ferrini, Sergio Leone

Photography

Tonino Delli Colli

Scenography

Carlo Simi, James T. Singelis

Costumes

Gabriella Pescucci

Original music

Ennio Morricone

Editing

Nino Baragli

Cast

Robert De Niro, Scott Schutzman Tiler, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Jennifer Connelly, Rusty Jacobs, Joe Pesci, Burt Young, Tuesday Weld, Treat Williams, Danny Aiello, Richard Bright, James Hayden, William Forsythe, Darlanne Fluegel, Larry Rapp

Producer

Arnon Milchan

Production

The Ladd Company

Distributor

Warner Bros. Pictures
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