Jessie is an ageing career criminal who has been in more jails, fights, schemes, and lineups than just about anyone else. His son Vito, while currently on the straight and narrow, has had a fairly shady past and is indeed no stranger to illegal activity. They both have great hope for Adam, Vito's son and Jessie's grandson, who is bright, good-looking, and without a criminal past. So when Adam approaches Jessie with a scheme for a burglary he's shocked, but not necessarily disinterested.... Written by
Murray Chapman <email@example.com>
There's nothing like a good robbery... to bring a family together.
Did You Know?
The camera shot at the end of the film is in reverse from the shot at the beginning. See more
Adam said he went to college on a Westinghouse Scholarship, one of only 6 students to win one. The Westinghouse Science Talent Search selects 10 students per year, not 6. First prize is a $20,000 scholarship; second and third prize is $15,000. Needless to say, the prizes do not pay for the student's entire 4 years of college. See more
Come on. Let's pay our respects to the grieving widow before she falls flat on her face, drunk.
The Tenement Symphony
Written by Hal Borne
and Sid Kuller See more