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The Big Heist (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Crime | Drama  -  10 June 2001 (USA)
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Jimmy Burke is a small time hood, who has one final chance to make the biggest score of his life.

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Jimmy Burke
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Richard Woods
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Frankie Burke
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Maria
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Louis the Whale
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Tommy DeSimone
Robert Morelli ...
Angelo Sepe
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Paolo Falcone
Gino Marrocco ...
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Craig Eldridge ...
Agent Billings
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Jimmy Burke is a small time hood, who has one final chance to make the biggest score of his life.

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Poor Man's "GoodFellas"
8 September 2001 | by (Tainan, Taiwan) – See all my reviews

This movie takes the Lufthansa heist, which was a part of "Goodfellas", and expands it into a whole movie. While this is not a criticism in itself (and it's interesting to see how different screenwriters, actors, and directors handle the same factual material), "The Big Heist" can't hold a stylistic candle to G-F although it does contain much more detailed information; G-Fs, as far as I can remember, never mentioned the existence of Jimmy's (DeNiro's) children, one of whom plays a major role in "Heist".


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