Angelo "Snaps" Provolone made his dying father a promise on his deathbed: he would leave the world of crime and become an honest businessman. Despite having no experience in making money in a legal fashion, Snaps sets about to keep his promise. He is faced with numerous problems: henchmen who know nothing but crime, the police who are convinced he is hatching a master plan, and Oscar, who has just got his daughter pregnant.- Written by Murray Chapman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A gangster attempts to keep the promise he made to his dying father: that he would give up his life of crime and "go straight".
In the prologue, gangster Angelo Snaps Provolone promises his dying father (Kirk Douglas) that he will give up a life of crime...See full synopsis » (Warning: contains spoilers!)