By the Gun (2014)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller  |  5 December 2014 (USA)
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Nick, a young Boston Italian, trying to find purpose in the ideology of the mafia and finding his world turned upside down.



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Credited cast:
Nick Tortano
George Mullins
Tony Matazano
Salvatore Vitaglia
Vito Tortano
Vincent Tortano
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mob Boss
Jack Chausse ...
Young Nick
Mob Henchman


Nick Tortano is a smooth-talking, ambitious criminal from the streets of Boston. After years spent working for and idolizing the Italian gangsters he finally proves himself to the boss and becomes a made man. However, once inside, Nick conflicts with a moneymaker for the Mafia and begins to drive a wedge between him and Boss. Written by Anonymous

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Nick wanted to be a made man until he found a reason to get out


Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for strong violence, sexual content, nudity, language throughout and some drug use | See all certifications »

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a tale of the expected
30 December 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

i watched this earlier today, its fairly well filmed, realistic locations etc but to be honest is was clear after 30 mins or so that i was really wasting my time, even so i decided to see it through to its bitter clichéd predictable end, it amazes me how actors of the calibre of both Toby Jones and Harvey Keitel ended up in this movie all be it playing bit parts... maybe they 'had to do a little favour for someone' by being in this very average clichéd seen it all before type film... a familiar tale of protection rackets, strip clubs, hits going wrong, family loyalty, revenge and of course no one gets away clean! including the audience! 4/10

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