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A young bank robber escapes from police custody and works his way up through the mafia ladder of crime-ridden Liberty City, USA.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Frank Vincent ... Salvatore Leone (voice)
Joe Pantoliano ... Luigi Goterelli (voice)
Michael Madsen ... Toni Cipriani / Chatterbox Guest (voice)
Michael Rapaport ... Joey Leone (voice)
Debi Mazar ... Maria / Chatterbox Guest (voice) (as Debbi Mazar)
Kyle MacLachlan ... Donald Love / Chatterbox Guest (voice)
Robert Loggia ... Ray Machowski (voice)
Guru Guru ... 8-Ball (voice)
Sondra James ... Momma (voice)
Lianna Pai ... Asuka (voice) (as Liana Pai)
Les Mau Les Mau ... Kenji (voice)
Cynthia Farrell Cynthia Farrell ... Catalina (voice)
Al Espinosa ... Miguel (voice)
Chris Phillips ... El Burro / Marty Chonks (voice)
Hunter Platin Hunter Platin ... Chico / Curly Bob / One-Armed Phil / Columbians / Leone / Yardie / Liberty Cocks Fan / Chinatown Man / Street Criminal / Gay Construction Worker (voice)
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Storyline

After a Young Criminal's Girlfriend betrays him in a Bank Robbery. He is arrested the Police but manages to escape from Custody, He must now get revenge on his Girlfriend but in order to do so he must work his way up in the Criminal Underworld by any means necessary in Liberty City.

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Taglines:

Welcome to Liberty City - The worst place to live in America. See more »


Certificate:

M | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

UK | USA | Austria

Release Date:

22 October 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

GTA 3 See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo | Dolby Digital (RCA Sound System)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.54 : 1
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Trivia

The company Borgnine Taxis that drives with the Cabbie type of the two taxis available in the game is an obvious reference to Ernest Borgnine, who played 'Cabbie' in Escape from New York (1981). See more »

Goofs

When the player has a wanted star and is being chased by a police officer on foot, the player can escape by climbing into a car, closing the door behind them and driving away. However, the police officer can open the player's door while the player starts driving; rather than reacting to the vehicle in motion, the officer literally stands in place and opens the door as though the car was perfectly still. See more »

Quotes

Asuka Kasen: Let's lay our cards on the table. I am Yakuza and I know you worked for Salvatore Leones family. I can give you work with our organization, but first you must prove to me that your ties with the Mafia are truly broken. Salvatore Leone will be leaving Luigi's in about three hours time. Make sure he doesn't reach his club alive. Meanwhile Maria and I will catch up on old times.
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Crazy Credits

After the screen fades to black, Maria bickers over breaking her nail. A gunshot is heard and we are left with the impression that "Silent Guy" has shot her. See more »

Alternate Versions

The iOS and Android versions have enhanced models and textures from the Xbox version and a map. See more »

Connections

References Grand Theft Auto (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Change
(uncredited)
by Conor & Jay
Written and produced by Craig Conner, Julie Wemyss
Vocals - Julie Wemyss
Available on Head Radio
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User Reviews

Liberty justified!
9 June 2005 | by au_law2001See all my reviews

This is one of the most entertaining and controversial, yet wonderful games out there. Though it received heat from parents everywhere and other countries tried to ban it, it is without a doubt one of the best, and one of a kind out there(Do they think younger ones would play this? This is for older ones). Well it may not be for everyone, due to the violent content, grammar, and sex, but hey it is a satire of everyday life, but mostly depicting a grimy, rough city, supposedly this is supposed to be New York, where you control a nameless(we shall learn his name in GTA:SA!) and speechless gangster who's been wronged by the gang he worked for, now he goes freelance in the Pulp Fiction-esquire environment of Liberty City, where you work for different gang factions, just to do their dirty work. But that's not it, you can also walk around steel a car, and do whatever you will, it's non-linear! And because it is, you don't have to do some of the missions, though most of them are part of the story. This is one of the best and it is the first game of it's kind I played. If you like this play also Mafia(more like a 1930's GTA to me), GTA Vice City, and GTA San Andreas, thank you Rockstar, it's good, see.


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