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Eliot Ness (I) (1903–1957)

Eliot Ness was born in 1903 to Pete and Emma Ness. Pete was a baker. Eliot wrote the book "The Untouchables", but died just before it was published. See full bio »

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 1993 The Untouchables (TV Series) (book)
 1987 The Untouchables (suggested by book)
  The Untouchables (TV Series) (book "The Untouchables" - 110 episodes, 1959 - 1963) (book - 4 episodes, 1962 - 1963) (novel "The Untouchables" - 1 episode, 1962)
- A Taste for Pineapple (1963) ... (book)
- Line of Fire (1963) ... (book "The Untouchables")
- The Torpedo (1963) ... (book "The Untouchables")
- The Jazz Man (1963) ... (book "The Untouchables")
- The Charlie Argos Story (1963) ... (book "The Untouchables")
 1959 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) (book "The Untouchables" - 2 episodes)
- The Untouchables: Part 2 (1959) ... (book "The Untouchables")
- The Untouchables: Part 1 (1959) ... (book "The Untouchables")
 1959 The Scarface Mob (TV Movie) (book "The Untouchables")
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 1997 Prohibition: Thirteen Years That Changed America (TV Movie documentary)
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 1993 American Justice: Target - Mafia (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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According to the documentary "The Untouchables: The Real Story" for the Smithsonian Channel, when Eliot Ness collaborated on the novel "The Untouchables" with writer Oscar Fraley, the body of the book, which was used as the basis for the 1950's and 1990's TV series and the 1987 film, was mostly a fictionalized account created by Fraley. For years, Eliot Ness was actually reluctant to sell his ... See more »

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