Once upon a Time in America (1983)

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Alternative titles

  • Once upon a Time in America Original
  • C'era Una Volta in America Alternative
  • Il Était Une Fois L'amérique Alternative

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Synopsis

Period crime/gangster film. The story of a group of friends in New York's Lower East Side, Max and Noodles, Cockeye and Patsy, Deborah and Fat Moe, from their childhood on the streets through their violent rise to power and maturity during the Prohibition. Noodles is forced to flee New York in 1933 by a betrayal. When he comes back in 1968, he discovers that the events surrounding his departure are not what he had thought.

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